Goldwire Family History

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Goldwire Name Meaning

Jewish (American): perhaps an English translation of Golddraht (from German) or Goldendrut (from Yiddish dialect), both meaning ‘golden wire’.

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


Similar surnames: Goldring, Golding, Golde, Goldrich, Golder, Goldfarb, Goldwyn

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Goldwire Family Origin

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Goldwire Family Occupations

What did your Goldwire ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Goldwire occupation in the USA was Laborer. 46% of Goldwire's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goldwire. A less common occupation for the Goldwire family was Farming.

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  • Laborer

    46%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Barber

    8%
  • Farming

    8%

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

Goldwire Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Goldwire Life Expectancy

What is the average Goldwire lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Goldwire life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Goldwire in 1957 was 30, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goldwire

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goldwire 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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