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Godding Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of any of numerous Germanic personal name formed with the elements god, got ‘god’ or god ‘good’.

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


Similar surnames: Golding, Codding, Gosling, Goodling, Godin, Godino, Godkin, Hedding

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Godding Family Origin

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Godding Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Dressmaker

    2%
  • General Dealer

    2%
  • House Painter

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Godding family was House Painter. Agricultural Labourer, Dressmaker and General Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Godding. The most common Godding occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Godding's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Godding Historical Records

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Godding Life Expectancy

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