Gouger Family History

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Gouger Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Gauger.

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

Similar surnames: Gouker, Gruver, Souter, Bolger, Guier, Gudger, Gouse, Youker, Cowger

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Gouger Family Origin

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Gouger Family Occupations

What did your Gouger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gouger. A less common occupation for the Gouger family was Barber. The most common Gouger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Gouger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Barber


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

Gouger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Gouger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gouger 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 211 immigration records available for the last name Gouger. 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 595 military records available for the last name Gouger. For the veterans among your Gouger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gouger Life Expectancy

What is the average Gouger lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Gouger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Gouger in 1962 was 59, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gouger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gouger 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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