Goold Family History

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Goold Name Meaning

English: variant of Gould.

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


Similar surnames: Gould, Woolf, Goldy, Gauld, Goods, Wold, Goble, Gold, Toole, Goard

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Goold Family Origin

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Goold Family Occupations

What did your Goold ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Goold occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Goold's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goold. A less common occupation for the Goold family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Keeps House

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

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

Goold Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Goold Life Expectancy

What is the average Goold lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Goold life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Goold in 1949 was 38, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goold

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goold 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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