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Golding Name Meaning

English: from the late Old English personal name Golding, in form a patronymic from Golda (see Gold 4). German: patronymic from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with gold, guld ‘gold’, ‘bright’. Jewish (from Latvia and Lithuania): habitational name from Golding, the German and Yiddish name of the city of Kuldiga in Latvia.

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

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Golding Family Origin

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Golding Family Occupations

What did your Golding ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Golding. A less common occupation for the Golding family was Carpenter. The most common Golding occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Golding's were Farmers.

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Golding Historical Records

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Golding Life Expectancy

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