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Godwin Family Origin

Where is the Godwin family from?

Godwin Family Occupations

What did your Godwin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Godwin. A less common occupation for the Godwin family was Carpenter. The most common Godwin occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Godwin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Labourer

  • Carpenter


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

Godwin Historical Records

What Godwin family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Godwin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Godwin 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 Godwin. 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 Godwin. For the veterans among your Godwin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Godwin Life Expectancy

What is the average Godwin lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Godwin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Godwin in 1942 was 34, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Godwin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Godwin 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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