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Godkin Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of the Old English personal name Goda, which was in part a byname and in part a short form of various compound names with the first element god.

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


Similar surnames: Godin, Bodin, Goodkind, Botkin, Bodkin, Boykin, Hopkin, Goffin

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Godkin Family Origin

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Godkin Family Occupations

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

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  • Baker

    5%
  • Brewers Clerk

    5%
  • Comercial Travaler

    5%
  • Cotton Spinner

    5%

In 1881, the most common Godkin occupation in the UK was Baker. 5% of Godkin's were Bakers. Baker, Brewers Clerk and Comercial Travaler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Godkin. A less common occupation for the Godkin family was Cotton Spinner.

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Godkin Historical Records

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Godkin Life Expectancy

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Famous Godkin Family

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