Goyen Family History

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Goyen Name Meaning

English (Cornwall): unexplained. Compare Goyne.

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


Similar surnames: Gowen, Gobel, Dosen, Nolen, Toye, Goy, Coxen, Woten, Gorin, Oen

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Goyen Family Origin

Where is the Goyen family from?

Goyen Family Occupations

What did your Goyen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Goyen occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 14% of Goyen's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Goyen family was House Painter. Carpenter, Dress Maker and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goyen.

View Census data for Goyen | Data not to scale

  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Dress Maker

    14%
  • Grocer

    14%
  • House Painter

    14%

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

Goyen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Goyen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goyen 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 Goyen

Passenger List

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

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Goyen Life Expectancy

What is the average Goyen lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Goyen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Goyen in 1964 was 70, and 83 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goyen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goyen 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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