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Goudy Family History

Goudy Name Meaning
Scottish: variant of Goldie.

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

71,143 Historical Documents with Goudy on Ancestry.com
16,756 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,645 Military Records
1,445 Immigration Records
14,734 Census and Voter Lists
35,563 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Goudy Families

  • Number of Goudy families
     30 - 58
     11 - 29
     1 - 10
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Goudy families
     8 - 14
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Goudy families
     3 - 2
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Goudy Family Origin

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Goudy Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Goudy

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Goudy Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Goudy census records

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Goudy Civil War Service Records

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