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Gooden Name Meaning

English: possibly a nickname from Middle English gode ‘good’ + hine ‘servant’. Compare Goodhue.

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


Similar surnames: Golden, Gooder, Goodson, Good, Boden, Goode, Soden, Gordon, Foden

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Gooden Family Origin

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Gooden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Basket Maker

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gooden family was Basket Maker. The most common Gooden occupation in the UK was Farmer. 6% of Gooden's were Farmers. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gooden.

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Gooden Historical Records

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Gooden Life Expectancy

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