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Gosnell Name Meaning

Irish: from an Irish adaptation (Góiséir) of English Hosier, the name of a family in Munster in the late 16th century.

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


Similar surnames: Gunnell, Oswell, Gosney, Voshall, Gorrell, Cornell, Roswell, Doswell

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Gosnell Family Origin

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Gosnell Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    10%
  • Carman

    7%
  • Ag Laborer

    3%
  • Bricklayer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Gosnell occupation in the UK was Butcher. 10% of Gosnell's were Butchers. Butcher, Carman and Ag Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gosnell. A less common occupation for the Gosnell family was Bricklayer.

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Gosnell Historical Records

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Gosnell Life Expectancy

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