Gosselin Family History

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Gosselin Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of the Old French personal name Gosse.

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


Similar surnames: Asselin, Gosse, Gamelin, Goslin, Rossell, Gossett, Gonsoulin, Gosling

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Gosselin Family Origin

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Gosselin Family Occupations

What did your Gosselin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Gosselin occupation in the UK was Cooper & Merchant. 10% of Gosselin's were Cooper & Merchants. Cooper & Merchant, Farmer and Ironer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gosselin. A less common occupation for the Gosselin family was Lady Proprietor Landed.

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  • Cooper & Merchant

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Ironer

    10%
  • Lady Proprietor Landed

    10%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gosselin ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Gosselin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gosselin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gosselin 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gosselin. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gosselin. For the veterans among your Gosselin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gosselin Life Expectancy

What is the average Gosselin lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Gosselin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Gosselin in 1945 was 44, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gosselin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gosselin 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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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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