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Gohde Name Meaning

North German: from a short form of any of the personal names composed with the Germanic element god ‘good’ or god, got ‘god’, such as Godefrid.

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

Similar surnames: Goede, Golde, Good, Godel, Gose, Lohse, Goedde, Yohe, Gooder, Ohde

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Where is the Gohde family from?

You can see how Gohde families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Gohde family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Gohde families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 6 Gohde families living in Missouri. This was about 29% of all the recorded Gohde's in USA. Missouri had the highest population of Gohde families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Gohde surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Gohde ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Machinist was the top reported job for people in the USA named Gohde. 25% of Gohde men worked as a Machinist. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Machinist
  • Laborer
  • Coal Miner
  • Farmer
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Census Records

There are 772 census records available for the last name Gohde. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gohde census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 269 immigration records available for the last name Gohde. 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 Cards

There are 448 military records available for the last name Gohde. For the veterans among your Gohde ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Gohde lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Gohde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Gohde in 1957 was 71, and 80 in 2004.

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