Goldey Family History

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Goldey Name Meaning

English: from an Old English female name, Goldgifu, which is not independently attested but is found as an element of place names.

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

Similar surnames: Golder, Gulley, Galley, Golden, Golde, Gooder, Goldwyn, Goldy, Godley

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Goldey Family Origin

Where is the Goldey family from?

Goldey Family Occupations

What did your Goldey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Goldey family was Boot Store. The most common Goldey occupation in the USA was Dressmaker. 14% of Goldey's were Dressmakers. Dressmaker, Boiler Maker and Book Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goldey.

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  • Dressmaker

  • Boiler Maker

  • Book Keeper

  • Boot Store


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

Goldey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Goldey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goldey 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 452 immigration records available for the last name Goldey. 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 493 military records available for the last name Goldey. For the veterans among your Goldey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goldey Life Expectancy

What is the average Goldey lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Goldey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Goldey in 1962 was 67, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goldey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goldey 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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