Goedde Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Goedde Name Meaning

North German: from the personal name Gödde, a short form of Goeddert (see Gothard).

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

Similar surnames: Goede, Fedde, Goethe, Golde, Gohde, Doede, Goerdt, Gudde, Godden

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Goedde Family Origin

Where is the Goedde family from?

Goedde Family Occupations

What did your Goedde ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Saloon Keeper, Grocery Keeper and Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goedde. The most common Goedde occupation in the USA was Saloon Keeper. 25% of Goedde's were Saloon Keepers. A less common occupation for the Goedde family was Laborer.

View Census data for Goedde | Data not to scale

  • Saloon Keeper

  • Grocery Keeper

  • Home

  • Laborer


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

Goedde Historical Records

What Goedde family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Goedde. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goedde 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 Goedde

Passenger List

There are 160 immigration records available for the last name Goedde. 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 Goedde immigration records

Draft Card

There are 300 military records available for the last name Goedde. For the veterans among your Goedde ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Goedde military records

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

Goedde Life Expectancy

What is the average Goedde lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Goedde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Goedde in 1956 was 50, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goedde

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goedde 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.

Look up another name