Gouker Family History

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Gouker Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Gauger. Americanized spelling of French Gauthier.

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

Similar surnames: Youker, Gouger, Guier, Guyer, Gauker, Gouse, Gonyer, Booker, Younker

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Gouker Family Origin

Where is the Gouker family from?

Gouker Family Occupations

What did your Gouker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gouker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Gouker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gouker family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Coalminer and Farm Labor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gouker.

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  • Farmer

  • Coalminer

  • Farm Labor

  • Farm Laborer


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

Gouker Historical Records

What Gouker family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Gouker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gouker 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 73 immigration records available for the last name Gouker. 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 534 military records available for the last name Gouker. For the veterans among your Gouker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gouker Life Expectancy

What is the average Gouker lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Gouker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Gouker in 1957 was 56, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gouker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gouker 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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