Goines Family History

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Goines Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of Irish Going.

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

Similar surnames: Goins, Goings, Glines, Hines, Gosney, Goates, Gaines, Joines, Romines

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Goines Family Origin

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Goines Family Occupations

What did your Goines ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeps House and Carter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goines. A less common occupation for the Goines family was Dressmaker. The most common Goines occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Goines's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeps House

  • Carter

  • Dressmaker


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

Goines Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Goines. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goines 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Goines. 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 Goines. For the veterans among your Goines ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goines Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Goines life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Goines in 1948 was 29, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goines 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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