Goulden Family History

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Goulden Name Meaning

English: variant of Golden.

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


Similar surnames: Gouldin, Gulden, Goulder, Moulden, Golden, Gauldin, Gould, Colden

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Goulden Family Origin

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Goulden Family Occupations

What did your Goulden ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Keeping House and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goulden. A less common occupation for the Goulden family was Carpenter. The most common Goulden occupation in the USA was Laborer. 17% of Goulden's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    16%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Goulden Historical Records

What Goulden family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Goulden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goulden census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Goulden

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Goulden. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Goulden. For the veterans among your Goulden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goulden Life Expectancy

What is the average Goulden lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Goulden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Goulden in 1952 was 70, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goulden

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goulden 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.

Famous Goulden Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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