Goodridge Family History

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Goodridge Name Meaning

English: variant of Goodrich. Americanized spelling of German Güttrich (see Goodrich).

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


Similar surnames: Goodrick, Goodrich, Guthridge, Goodling, Baldridge, Holdridge, Goodie

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Goodridge Family Origin

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Goodridge Family Occupations

What did your Goodridge ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Goodridge family was Agricultural Labourer. Blacksmith, Farmer and Shepherd were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goodridge. The most common Goodridge occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 4% of Goodridge's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Shepherd

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%

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

Goodridge Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Goodridge Life Expectancy

What is the average Goodridge lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Goodridge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Goodridge in 1947 was 70, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goodridge

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goodridge 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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