Goen Family History

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Goen Name Meaning

Dutch and North German (also Göen): from a pet form of a Germanic personal name beginning with the element gond ‘battle’.

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


Similar surnames: Geen, Hoen, Goeb, Goes, Goens, Roen, Moen, Gohn, Oen, Koen

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Goen Family Origin

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Goen Family Occupations

What did your Goen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goen. The most common Goen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Goen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Goen family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    3%

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

Goen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Goen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goen 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 Goen

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Goen. 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 Goen. For the veterans among your Goen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goen Life Expectancy

What is the average Goen lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Goen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Goen in 1961 was 52, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goen 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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