Goswick Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Goswick Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Goswick in Northumberland, so named from Old English gos ‘goose’ + wic ‘outlying farm’.

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

Similar surnames: Howick, Beswick, Cowick, Elswick, Fenwick, Fosdick, Barwick, Warwick

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Goswick Family Origin

Where is the Goswick family from?

Goswick Family Occupations

What did your Goswick ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Goswick occupation in the UK was Retired Tobacconist. 100% of Goswick's were Retired Tobacconists.

View Census data for Goswick | Data not to scale

  • Retired Tobacconist


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

Goswick Historical Records

What Goswick family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Goswick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goswick census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Goswick

Passenger List

There are 75 immigration records available for the last name Goswick. 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.

View all Goswick immigration records

Draft Card

There are 788 military records available for the last name Goswick. For the veterans among your Goswick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Goswick military records

You've only scratched the surface of Goswick family history.

Goswick Life Expectancy

What is the average Goswick lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Goswick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Goswick in 1951 was 63, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goswick

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goswick 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.

Famous Goswick Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name