Goodreau Family History

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Goodreau Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Gaudreau.

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


Similar surnames: Goudreau, Goodroe, Goodrow, Goodroad, Goodyear, Goodrich, Goodbar

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Goodreau Family Origin

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Goodreau Family Occupations

What did your Goodreau ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Goodreau occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Goodreau's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Goodreau family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goodreau.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Blacksmith

    10%

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

Goodreau Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Goodreau Life Expectancy

What is the average Goodreau lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Goodreau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Goodreau in 1948 was 70, and 45 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goodreau

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goodreau 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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