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Goetting Name Meaning

habitational name from any of several places in Westphalia named Göttingen, or from Götting in Bavaria. patronymic from the personal name Goette, Gotte (see Gott 1).

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


Similar surnames: Oetting, Getting, Gettinger, Koetting, Metting, Geeting, Worthing

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Goetting Family Origin

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Goetting Family Occupations

What did your Goetting ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Barber and Druggist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goetting. A less common occupation for the Goetting family was Keeps House. The most common Goetting occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Goetting's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Barber

    6%
  • Druggist

    6%
  • Keeps House

    6%

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Goetting Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Goetting Life Expectancy

What is the average Goetting lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Goetting life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Goetting in 1956 was 38, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goetting

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goetting 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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