Goguen Family History

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Goguen Name Meaning

Variant spelling of French Goguin, a nickname for a prankster or joker, from Old French gogue ‘joke’.

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


Similar surnames: Gouin, Golden, Gowen, Goosen, Cogen, Bogen, Hogue, Foren, Nolen

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Goguen Family Origin

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Goguen Family Occupations

What did your Goguen ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Goguen family was Fermier. The most common Goguen occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Goguen's were Farmers. Farmer, Farmer Son and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goguen.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farmer Son

    22%
  • Cultivateur

    11%
  • Fermier

    11%

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Goguen Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Goguen ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Goguen Life Expectancy

What is the average Goguen lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, Goguen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Goguen in 1958 was 56, and 78 in 2004.

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