Goslin Family History

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Goslin Name Meaning

English: variant of Joslin. French: variant of Gosselin. South German (Göslin): from a pet form of any of several personal names formed with Gos-, for example Gossbert.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Joslin, Gosling, Polin, Godin, Maslin, Rosin, Goffin, Enslin, Jolin

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Goslin Family Origin

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Goslin Family Occupations

What did your Goslin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Goslin. 3% of Goslin men worked as a General Labourer and 47% of Goslin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Goslin were Assistant Manager Ho and School Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • (master) Baker
  • Assistant Collector Of Taker
  • Assistant Manager Ho

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • School Teacher

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Goslin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Goslin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goslin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Goslin. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Goslin. For the veterans among your Goslin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goslin Life Expectancy

What is the average Goslin lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Goslin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1960. The average life expectancy for Goslin in 1944 was 66, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goslin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goslin ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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