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Goguen Family History

Goguen Name Meaning
Variant spelling of French Goguin, a nickname for a prankster or joker, from Old French gogue ‘joke’.

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

71,092 Historical Documents with Goguen on Ancestry
10,835 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
918 Military Records
841 Immigration Records
9,047 Census and Voter Lists
49,451 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Goguen Families

  • Number of Goguen families
     32 - 61
     11 - 31
     1 - 10
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Goguen last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Goguen census records

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Goguen Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Goguen

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Goguen Family Occupations

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Military Service by Goguen

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