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Goodrum Name Meaning

English (mainly Norfolk): from an Old Norse personal name which Reaney identifies as Guðormr, a compound of guð ‘god’ + ormr ‘snake’, ‘serpent’, but which could be Guðþormr, a compound of guð ‘god’ + þormr ‘to respect or honor’, ‘to spare’.

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

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Goodrum Family Origin

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Goodrum Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Farm Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farming

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Goodrum family was Farming. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goodrum. The most common Goodrum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Goodrum's were Farmers.

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Goodrum Life Expectancy

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