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Godding Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of any of numerous Germanic personal name formed with the elements god, got ‘god’ or god ‘good’.

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


Similar surnames: Golding, Codding, Gosling, Goodling, Godin, Godino, Godkin, Hedding

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Godding Family Origin

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Godding Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Actor

    3%
  • Brick Maker

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Godding occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Godding's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Godding family was Carpenter. Farmer, Actor and Brick Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Godding.

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Godding Historical Records

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Godding Life Expectancy

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Famous Godding Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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