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Godbey Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Godby.

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

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Godbey Family Origin

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Godbey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Mining Coal

    11%
  • At Home

    6%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Godbey family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Godbey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Godbey's were Farmers. Farmer, Mining Coal and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Godbey.

Source: Census data for Godbey | Data not to scale

Godbey Historical Records

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Godbey Life Expectancy

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Famous Godbey Family

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