Godman Family History

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Godman Name Meaning

English: variant of Goodman.

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


Similar surnames: Todman, Gorman, Bodman, Goodman, Gosman, Goman, Girman, Norman

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Godman Family Origin

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Godman Family Occupations

What did your Godman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Godman family was Butcher. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Godman. The most common Godman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Godman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Butcher

    3%

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

Godman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Godman Life Expectancy

What is the average Godman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Godman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Godman in 1962 was 63, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Godman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Godman 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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