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Goodall Name Meaning

habitational name from Gowdall in East Yorkshire, named from Old English golde ‘marigold’ + Old English halh ‘nook’, ‘recess’. from Middle English gode ‘good’ + ale ‘ale’, ‘malt liquor’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a brewer or an innkeeper.

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


Similar surnames: Woodall, Foxall, Gornall, Dowdall, Good, Gorrell, Goodsell, Goodwill

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Goodall Family Origin

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Goodall Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Goodall occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 6% of Goodall's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Goodall family was Agricultural Labourer. Coal Miner, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goodall.

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Goodall Historical Records

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Goodall Life Expectancy

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