Goldy Family History

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Goldy Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Goldey or Scottish and English Goldie.

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

Similar surnames: Goudy, Gowdy, Golly, Goley, Goody, Goldey, Gold, Gorley, Roley

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Goldy Family Origin

Where is the Goldy family from?

Goldy Family Occupations

What did your Goldy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Goldy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Goldy's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goldy. A less common occupation for the Goldy family was Book Keeper.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Book Keeper


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

Goldy Historical Records

What Goldy family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Goldy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goldy 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 305 immigration records available for the last name Goldy. 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 Goldy. For the veterans among your Goldy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goldy Life Expectancy

What is the average Goldy lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Goldy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Goldy in 1956 was 58, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goldy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goldy 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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