Goettsche Family History

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Goettsche Name Meaning

German: variant of Götsche, itself a variant of Götsch (see Gotsch).

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

Similar surnames: Goettsch, Gottsch, Goetsch, Foertsch, Loesche, Goette, Doetsch

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Goettsche Family Origin

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Goettsche Family Occupations

What did your Goettsche ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Goettsche occupation in the USA was Pattern Maker. 100% of Goettsche's were Pattern Makers.

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  • Pattern Maker


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Goettsche Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 856 census records available for the last name Goettsche. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goettschecensus 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 250 immigration records available for the last name Goettsche. 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 198 military records available for the last name Goettsche. For the veterans among your Goettsche ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goettsche Life Expectancy

What is the average Goettsche lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Goettsche life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Goettsche in 1953 was 56, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goettsche 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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