Goss Family History
Goss Surname History
This page is dedicated to the complete history of the Goss family name, Goss origins, and history of people with the Goss name. The last name Goss is an old family line that has migrated all across the world over time, and as the name Goss has spread, it has changed making its etymology challenging to unearth. Goss family history has a complex evolution of which the particulars are beginning to be understood by Goss family researchers.
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The evolution of Goss starts with it's early ancestors. Even in the earliest days of a name there are different spellings of that name simply because family names were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
It was common for a surname to change as it enters a new country or language. Goss ancestors have emigrated across various regions all throughout history. As these families moved between countries, the Goss name may have changed with them.
Goss country of origin
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The nationality of Goss may be complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Goss may be difficult to determine based on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from a professional trade, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the last name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials).
Meaning of the last name Goss
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The meaning of Goss come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Many of these profession-based last names can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is useful to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Goss originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Commonly these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "From the ash tree".
- Willie Goss
- Roy Goss 1915 - ?
- Ruby Goss 1914 - ?
- Ara Kimsey Goss 1898 - ?
- Wesley Goss 1883 - ?
- Mary Goss 1752 - 1832
- Comfort Goss 1751 - ?
- Philip Goss, III 1700 - 1742
- Ebenezer Goss 1760 - 1832
- Martha Goss Webster
- Philip Goss, IV 1724 - 1778
- Solomon Goss 1754 - 1828
- Pearl Goss
- Allen Goss 1859 - ?
- John Goss 1873 - ?
- Philip Goss, V 1746 - 1833
- Clementine Goss 1859 - ?
- Nathaniel Goss 1748 - 1812
- Dolly Belle Goss 1918 - ?
- Beder Goss 1796 - 1879
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Famous people named Goss
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Goss
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Goss. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Goss spelling variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Goss were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Goss. Last names like Goss transform in their spelling as they travel across villages, family branches, and languages over generations. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Goss surname are important to understanding the history of the name.