Goodin Family History

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Goodin Name Meaning

English: perhaps a variant of Gooding or an Americanized spelling of French Godin.

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


Similar surnames: Goodine, Goddin, Gosdin, Goodie, Goodkin, Godin, Woodin, Gordan

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Goodin Family Origin

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Goodin Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    12%
  • Iron Worker

    6%
  • (Domestic Duties) No Occupation

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Goodin occupation in the UK was Labourer. 12% of Goodin's were Labourers. Labourer, Iron Worker and (Domestic Duties) No Occupation were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goodin. A less common occupation for the Goodin family was Agricultural Labourer.

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Goodin Historical Records

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Goodin Life Expectancy

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