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Godoy Name Meaning

Galician: habitational name from Godoy, a place in Galicia. The origin of the place name is uncertain, but a connection has been suggested with the Gothic elements gu{dh}s ‘god’ + wihs ‘saint’.

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


Similar surnames: Gordon, Godby, Goy, Goody, Godown, Godel, Gogol, Cody, Good, Goos

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Godoy Family Origin

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Godoy Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Godoy occupation in the USA was Laundress. 100% of Godoy's were Laundresss.

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Godoy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Godoy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Godoy census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Godoy. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Godoy. For the veterans among your Godoy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Godoy Life Expectancy

What is the average Godoy lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Godoy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Godoy in 1959 was 44, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Godoy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Godoy 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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