Golda Family History

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Golda Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from a female personal name meaning ‘gold’ (see Golde). Polish (Golda): nickname from the dialect word goldac ‘to swill’. German: variant of Gold 2 as a nickname.

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

Similar surnames: Golde, Gold, Golla, Gola, Golba, Goldman, Bolda, Goda, Golia, Holda

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Golda Family Origin

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Golda Family Occupations

What did your Golda ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Secretary were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Golda. 30% of Golda men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Golda women worked as a Secretary. Some less common occupations for Americans named Golda were Farmer and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Labor
  • Butcher
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Secretary
  • Packer
  • Sales Clerk
  • Housewife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Golda Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Golda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Golda 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Golda. 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 364 military records available for the last name Golda. For the veterans among your Golda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Golda Life Expectancy

What is the average Golda lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Golda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Golda in 1952 was 44, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Golda 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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