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Godin Family History

Godin Name Meaning
French, English, and Dutch: from the Germanic personal name Godin-, a pet form of any of various compound names beginning with god, got ‘god’. Compare Godbold, Goddard, and Godfrey.

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

356,165 Historical Documents with Godin on Ancestry
65,954 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,990 Military Records
3,385 Immigration Records
48,878 Census and Voter Lists
233,958 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Godin Families

  • Number of Godin families
     29 - 55
     10 - 28
     1 - 9
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Godin last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Godin census records

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Godin Family Origin

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Godin Emigration Information (US)

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Godin families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to emigration records dating from that era.

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Godin Family Occupations

from 1881 UK Census Data

Godin census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Godin ancestors, such as occupation.

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Military Service by Godin

Did the Godins fight in a war? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation and even physical descriptions.

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