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Goodfriend Name Meaning

English: nickname for a reliable friend or neighbor, from Middle English gode ‘good’ + frend ‘friend’. English translation of German Gutfreund cognate of 1, from Middle High German guot ‘good’ + vriunt ‘friend’.

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


Similar surnames: Goodbread, Goodchild, Friend, Goodling, Goodrich, Goodwine, Goldring

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Goodfriend Family Origin

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Goodfriend Family Occupations

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  • Grocer

    25%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Keeps Furniture Store

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Goodfriend family was Laborer. Grocer, Farmer and Keeps Furniture Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goodfriend. The most common Goodfriend occupation in the USA was Grocer. 25% of Goodfriend's were Grocers.

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