Goans Name Meaning

Possibly altered spelling of German Gans or Ganz.

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

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Goans Family Origin

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Goans Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Black Smith

    5%

In 1880, the most common Goans occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Goans's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Goans family was Black Smith. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goans.

Source: Census data for Goans | Data not to scale

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Goans Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Goans life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Goans in 1961 was 49, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goans

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