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Goliath Family History

Goliath Name Meaning

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

938 Historical Documents with Goliath on Ancestry.com
621 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
28 Military Records
57 Immigration Records
88 Census and Voter Lists
144 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Goliath Families

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    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Goliath census records

You can use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Goliath surname lived over the years.

While the questions in census records vary from place to place, and year to year, you can generally find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, occupations, etc.

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Goliath Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Goliath families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Goliath Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Goliath families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Goliath

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Goliath Family Occupations

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

Goliath Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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