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Where is the Goree family from?
You can see how Goree families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Goree family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Goree families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 5 Goree families living in South Carolina. This was about 36% of all the recorded Goree's in USA. South Carolina had the highest population of Goree families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Goree surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Goree. 31% of Goree men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Goree women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Goree were Truck Driver and Maid. .