Golen Family History

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Golen Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

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


Similar surnames: Osen, Gomez, Gorden, Goben, Goley, Gole, Goyen, Olen, Rolen, Golon

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Golen Family Origin

Where is the Golen family from?

Golen Family Occupations

What did your Golen ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Golen occupation in the UK was Copper Smith. 33% of Golen's were Copper Smiths. A less common occupation for the Golen family was Laundress. Copper Smith and House Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Golen.

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  • Copper Smith

    33%
  • House Carpenter

    33%
  • Laundress

    33%

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

Golen Historical Records

What Golen family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Golen Life Expectancy

What is the average Golen lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Golen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Golen in 1957 was 50, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Golen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Golen 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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