Goudy Family History

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Goudy Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Goldie.

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


Similar surnames: Goudey, Goldy, Gowdy, Loudy, Goude, Moudy, Boundy, Rudy, Doody, Gorry

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Goudy Family Origin

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Goudy Family Occupations

What did your Goudy ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Goudy occupation in the UK was Advocate In Practice. 6% of Goudy's were Advocate In Practices. Advocate In Practice, Agricultural Labourer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goudy. A less common occupation for the Goudy family was Carrier.

View Census data for Goudy | Data not to scale

  • Advocate In Practice

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Carrier

    6%

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

Goudy Historical Records

What Goudy family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Goudy Life Expectancy

What is the average Goudy lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Goudy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Goudy in 1944 was 26, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goudy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goudy 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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