Goeb Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Goeb Name Meaning

German (Göb): variant of Gob, from a short form of the Germanic personal name Godebald.

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

Similar surnames: Goen, Loeb, Geen, Goos, Good, Geer, Garb, Goes, Gibb, Robb

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Goeb Family Origin

Where is the Goeb family from?

Goeb Family Occupations

What did your Goeb ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Boot & Shoemaker, Broom Maker and Driver Of Wagon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goeb. The most common Goeb occupation in the USA was Boot & Shoemaker. 11% of Goeb's were Boot & Shoemakers. A less common occupation for the Goeb family was Gardener.

View Census data for Goeb | Data not to scale

  • Boot & Shoemaker

  • Broom Maker

  • Driver Of Wagon

  • Gardener


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

Goeb Historical Records

What Goeb family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Goeb. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goeb census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Goeb

Passenger List

There are 387 immigration records available for the last name Goeb. 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.

View all Goeb immigration records

Draft Card

There are 543 military records available for the last name Goeb. For the veterans among your Goeb ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Goeb military records

You've only scratched the surface of Goeb family history.

Goeb Life Expectancy

What is the average Goeb lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Goeb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Goeb in 1959 was 33, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goeb

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goeb 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.

Famous Goeb Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name