Golde Family History

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Golde Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish female personal name Golde meaning ‘gold’. German: from a short form of any of several Germanic personal names composed with gold, guld ‘gold’, ‘bright’.

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

Similar surnames: Gold, Golda, Golder, Gohde, Goede, Nolde, Gille, Goldie, Goldey

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Golde Family Origin

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Golde Family Occupations

What did your Golde ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Golde family was Saddlery. Clerk In Feed Store, Keeping House and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Golde. The most common Golde occupation in the USA was Clerk In Feed Store. 17% of Golde's were Clerk In Feed Stores.

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  • Clerk In Feed Store

  • Keeping House

  • Keeps House

  • Saddlery


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

Golde Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Golde. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Golde 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Golde. 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 Golde. For the veterans among your Golde ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Golde Life Expectancy

What is the average Golde lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Golde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1961. The average life expectancy for Golde in 1945 was 34, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Golde

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Golde 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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