Goen Name Meaning

Dutch and North German (also Göen): from a pet form of a Germanic personal name beginning with the element gond ‘battle’.

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


Similar surnames: Geen, Hoen, Goeb, Goes, Goens, Roen, Moen, Gohn, Oen, Koen

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Goen Family Origin

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Goen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Goen family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goen. The most common Goen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Goen's were Farmers.

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Goen Historical Records

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Goen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Goen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Goen in 1961 was 52, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goen

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