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Goodwater Name Meaning

Probably a translation of German Gutwasser, a habitational name from any of numerous places in Bohemia and Moravia named for their supply of good water.

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

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Goodwater Family Origin

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Goodwater Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    33%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Carpenter

    8%

In 1880, the most common Goodwater occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 33% of Goodwater's were Farm Laborers. Farm Laborer, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goodwater. A less common occupation for the Goodwater family was Carpenter.

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Goodwater Life Expectancy

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