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Goldrich Name Meaning

English and German: from an Old English and Germanic personal name composed of the elements gold ‘gold’ + ric ‘ruler’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): Americanized spelling of the Ashkenazic ornamental name Goldreich, composed of the German elements Gold ‘gold’ + reich ‘rich’.

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


Similar surnames: Goodrich, Goldring, Goldbach, Golding, Goldrick, Goldbeck, Aldrich

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Goldrich Family Origin

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Goldrich Family Occupations

What did your Goldrich ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Goldrich family was Conductor On R. Road. The most common Goldrich occupation in the USA was Attorney. 14% of Goldrich's were Attorneys. Attorney, Carriage Maker and Coal Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goldrich.

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  • Attorney

    14%
  • Carriage Maker

    14%
  • Coal Dealer

    14%
  • Conductor On R. Road

    14%

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

Goldrich Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Goldrich Life Expectancy

What is the average Goldrich lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Goldrich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Goldrich in 1959 was 51, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goldrich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goldrich 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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