Goreham Family History

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Goreham Name Meaning

English: variant of Gorham.

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


Similar surnames: Gorham, Donham, Cotham, Gorum, Derham, Gordan, Norem, Boreman

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Goreham Family Origin

Where is the Goreham family from?

Goreham Family Occupations

What did your Goreham ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Goreham family was Boot Maker. The most common Goreham occupation in the UK was Bill Poster. 10% of Goreham's were Bill Posters. Bill Poster, Cabinet Maker and Baker & Confectioner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goreham.

View Census data for Goreham | Data not to scale

  • Bill Poster

    10%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%
  • Baker & Confectioner

    3%
  • Boot Maker

    3%

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

Goreham Historical Records

What Goreham family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Goreham. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goreham 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 Goreham

Passenger List

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

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Goreham Life Expectancy

What is the average Goreham lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Goreham life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Goreham in 1962 was 70, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goreham

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goreham 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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