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Goodall Name Meaning

habitational name from Gowdall in East Yorkshire, named from Old English golde ‘marigold’ + Old English halh ‘nook’, ‘recess’. from Middle English gode ‘good’ + ale ‘ale’, ‘malt liquor’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a brewer or an innkeeper.

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

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Goodall Family Origin

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Goodall Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, the most common Goodall occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Goodall's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goodall. A less common occupation for the Goodall family was Farming.

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Goodall Life Expectancy

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