Gsell Name Meaning

Swiss German and German: variant of Gesell.

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


Similar surnames: Gell, Guell, Gisel, Grell, Gesell, Sell, Iseli, Soll, Hell, Gnall

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Gsell Family Origin

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Gsell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Beer Saloon Keeper

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Gsell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Gsell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gsell family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Beer Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gsell.

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Gsell Historical Records

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Gsell Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Gsell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Gsell in 1957 was 49, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gsell

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