Goad Family History

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Goad Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Gohde or Godde, variants of Gott 1.

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


Similar surnames: Good, Gean, Groat, Noah, Coad, Gold, Goard, Nold, Grad, Flad

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Goad Family Origin

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Goad Family Occupations

What did your Goad ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goad. A less common occupation for the Goad family was Farming. The most common Goad occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Goad's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Goad Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Goad. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goad census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Goad. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Goad. For the veterans among your Goad ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goad Life Expectancy

What is the average Goad lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Goad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Goad in 1945 was 33, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goad

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goad ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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