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Gooch Family History

Gooch Name Meaning
English (mainly East Anglia): variant of Goff.Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Gutsch.

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

762,900 Historical Documents with Gooch on Ancestry.com
134,126 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
14,100 Military Records
6,150 Immigration Records
98,631 Census and Voter Lists
509,893 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Gooch Families

  • Number of Gooch families
     104 - 206
     35 - 103
     1 - 34
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Gooch families
     319 - 636
     107 - 318
     1 - 106
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Gooch families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Gooch census records

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Gooch Family Origin

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Gooch Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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

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Average Life Expectancy for Gooch

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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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Gooch Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Gooch census records

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Gooch Civil War Service Records

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