Goudy Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Goldie.

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

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Goudy Family Origin

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Goudy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Miller

    4%

In 1880, the most common Goudy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Goudy's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goudy. A less common occupation for the Goudy family was Miller.

Source: Census data for Goudy | Data not to scale

Goudy Historical Records

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Goudy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Goudy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Goudy in 1944 was 26, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goudy

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