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Goodnow Family Origin

Where is the Goodnow family from?

Goodnow Family Occupations

What did your Goodnow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goodnow. A less common occupation for the Goodnow family was Farm Laborer. The most common Goodnow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Goodnow's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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Goodnow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Goodnow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goodnow census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Goodnow

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Goodnow. 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 Goodnow. For the veterans among your Goodnow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goodnow Life Expectancy

What is the average Goodnow lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Goodnow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Goodnow in 1954 was 27, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goodnow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goodnow 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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