Goette Family History

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Goette Name Meaning

South German (Götte): from Middle High German götte, gotte ‘godfather’. North German: variant of Goedde.

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

Similar surnames: Goethe, Goettl, Koetter, Klette, Goettel, Goetze, Goett, Jette

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Goette Family Origin

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Goette Family Occupations

What did your Goette ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Goette occupation in the USA was Farmer. 9% of Goette's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Goette family was Bartender. Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goette.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Baker

  • Bartender


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

Goette Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Goette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goettecensus 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 423 immigration records available for the last name Goette. 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 Goette. For the veterans among your Goette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goette Life Expectancy

What is the average Goette lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Goette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Goette in 1959 was 78, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goette

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goette 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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