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Goings Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Going. Possibly an altered form of German Göing (see Going).

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


Similar surnames: Goins, Going, Goines, Ging, Goans, Rings, Glines, Comings, Goding

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Goings Family Origin

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Goings Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Goings family was Farming. The most common Goings occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Goings's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goings.

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Goings Life Expectancy

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