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Godette Name Meaning

Respelling of southern French Gaudet, from a nickname from the root gaud- ‘happy’, ‘lively’ (Latin gaudere ‘to rejoice’).

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


Similar surnames: Bodette, Goyette, Modeste, Odette, Guyette, Audette, Botte, Monette

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Godette Family Origin

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Godette Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    30%
  • Gardener

    10%
  • Teamster

    10%
  • Wks. Paper Mill

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Godette occupation in the USA was Laborer. 30% of Godette's were Laborers. Laborer, Gardener and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Godette. A less common occupation for the Godette family was Wks. Paper Mill.

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Godette Historical Records

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Godette Life Expectancy

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