Goude Family History

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Goude Name Meaning

English: variant of Good. Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a goldsmith, from goud ‘gold’.

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

Similar surnames: Goede, Goode, Gouge, Golde, Godel, Goods, Gooder, Bode, Gourd, Louden

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Goude Family Origin

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Goude Family Occupations

What did your Goude ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Goude occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Goude's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Goude family was Turpt. Maker. Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goude.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Laborer

  • Turpt. Maker


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

Goude Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Goude. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goude 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 450 immigration records available for the last name Goude. 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 516 military records available for the last name Goude. For the veterans among your Goude ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goude Life Expectancy

What is the average Goude lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Goude life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Goude in 1959 was 29, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goude

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goude 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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