Goudeau Family History

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Goudeau Name Meaning

from a personal name, a short form of the various Germanic compound names with the first element god ‘good’ or god, got ‘god’. from a diminutive of Old French gode, in various dialects a term for a simpleton. This name is found chiefly in LA.

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


Similar surnames: Godeaux, Gohde, Buteau, Gaudreau, Trudeau, Rouleau, O'dea, Gauvreau

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Goudeau Family Origin

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Goudeau Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Goudeau family was Farm Laborer. The most common Goudeau occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Goudeau's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goudeau.

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Goudeau Historical Records

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Goudeau Life Expectancy

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