Gohde Family History

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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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Gohde Family Origin

Where is the Gohde family from?

Gohde Family Occupations

What did your Gohde ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gohde family was Retail Grocer. The most common Gohde occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Gohde's were Farmers. Farmer, Baker and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gohde.

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  • Farmer

  • Baker

  • Keeping House

  • Retail Grocer


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

Gohde Historical Records

What Gohde family records will you find?

Census Record

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 List

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 Card

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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Gohde Life Expectancy

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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gohde

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gohde 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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