Goon Family History

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Goon Name Meaning

Perhaps a reduced form of Irish McGoohan, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cuacháin or Mag Cuacháin, a patronymic from a byname from cuach ‘cuckoo’.

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


Similar surnames: Coon, Moon, Good, Gogan, Govan, Gory, Goan, Gori, Gohn, Goff

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Goon Family Origin

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Goon Family Occupations

What did your Goon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Goon family was Farm. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goon. The most common Goon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Goon's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Farm

    7%

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

Goon Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Goon Life Expectancy

What is the average Goon lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Goon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Goon in 1943 was 29, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goon 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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