Goughnour Family History

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Goughnour Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Gauchenauer (see Gochenour).

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


Similar surnames: Coughenour, Gochenour, Gochnour, Gochanour, Dougher, Gochenaur

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Goughnour Family Origin

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Goughnour Family Occupations

What did your Goughnour ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goughnour. A less common occupation for the Goughnour family was Miller. The most common Goughnour occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Goughnour's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Miller

    10%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Goughnour Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Goughnour Life Expectancy

What is the average Goughnour lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Goughnour life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Goughnour in 1962 was 83, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goughnour

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goughnour 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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