Godbee Family History

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Godbee Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Godby.

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


Similar surnames: Godbey, Obee, Goble, Gobble, Gambee, Combee, Bodie, Rowlee, Godden

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Godbee Family Origin

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Godbee Family Occupations

What did your Godbee ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Godbee. The most common Godbee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Godbee's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Godbee family was Cook.

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Cook

    3%

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

Godbee Historical Records

What Godbee family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Godbee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Godbee 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 Godbee. 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 Godbee. For the veterans among your Godbee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Godbee Life Expectancy

What is the average Godbee lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Godbee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Godbee in 1951 was 56, and 49 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Godbee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Godbee 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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