Godin Name Meaning

French, English, and Dutch: from the Germanic personal name Godin-, a pet form of any of various compound names beginning with god, got ‘god’. Compare Godbold, Goddard, and Godfrey.

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


Similar surnames: Bodin, Godkin, Gobin, Godino, Rodin, Modin, Goen, Rolin, Godina

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Godin Family Origin

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Godin Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    17%
  • Works In Woolen Mill

    8%
  • Boot & Shoe Dealer

    4%
  • Cabinet Maker

    4%

In 1880, the most common Godin occupation in the USA was Laborer. 17% of Godin's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Godin family was Cabinet Maker. Laborer, Works In Woolen Mill and Boot & Shoe Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Godin.

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Godin Historical Records

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Godin Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Godin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Godin in 1943 was 49, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Godin

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