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Goeken Name Meaning

North German: variant of Gödeke (see Goedecke).

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


Similar surnames: Goeke, Goedken, Goeden, Boyken, Boeker, Godden, Goosen, Goecke, Onken

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Goeken Family Origin

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Goeken Family Occupations

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  • Clerk

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Insurance Agent

    25%
  • Lawyer

    25%

In 1880, the most common Goeken occupation in the USA was Clerk. 25% of Goeken's were Clerks. A less common occupation for the Goeken family was Lawyer. Clerk, Farmer and Insurance Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goeken.

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Goeken Historical Records

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Goeken Life Expectancy

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