Gossman Family History

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Gossman Name Meaning

German (Gossmann, Gössmann) and French: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements goz ‘Goth’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Ossman, Gussman, Gosman, Goeman, Goodman, Goosman, Mossman, Gorman

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Gossman Family Origin

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Gossman Family Occupations

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  • Councillor, Builder, Master Emp. 6 Men & 4 Apprentice

    20%
  • Engine Fitter

    20%
  • House Factor & Values

    20%
  • Joiner

    20%

In 1881, councillor, Builder, Master Emp. 6 Men & 4 Apprentice, Engine Fitter and House Factor & Values were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gossman. A less common occupation for the Gossman family was Joiner. The most common Gossman occupation in the UK was Councillor, Builder, Master Emp. 6 Men & 4 Apprentice. 20% of Gossman's were Councillor, Builder, Master Emp. 6 Men & 4 Apprentices.

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Gossman Historical Records

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Gossman Life Expectancy

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