Goodrow Family History

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Goodrow Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Gaudreau.

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


Similar surnames: Goodroe, Goodreau, Goodin, Goodroad, Goodley, Godown, Goodrich

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Goodrow Family Origin

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Goodrow Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    24%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Works In Cotton Mill

    8%
  • Keeps House

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Goodrow occupation in the USA was Laborer. 24% of Goodrow's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Goodrow family was Keeps House. Laborer, Farmer and Works In Cotton Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goodrow.

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Goodrow Historical Records

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Goodrow Life Expectancy

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