Goeser Family History

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Goeser Name Meaning

North German (Göser): occupational name for a breeder or keeper of geese, from an agent derivative of Low German gos ‘goose’. Compare Ganser.

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

Similar surnames: Gieser, Oeser, Keser, Goes, Grueser, Gaiser, Glaser, Bieser, Fieser

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Goeser Family Origin

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Goeser Family Occupations

What did your Goeser ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Goeser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Goeser's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Goeser family was Harness Maker. Farmer, Dranghtsman On Wood and Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goeser.

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  • Farmer

  • Dranghtsman On Wood

  • Farm

  • Harness Maker


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

Goeser Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Goeser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goeser 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 204 immigration records available for the last name Goeser. 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 335 military records available for the last name Goeser. For the veterans among your Goeser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goeser Life Expectancy

What is the average Goeser lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Goeser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Goeser in 1963 was 91, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goeser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goeser 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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