Goulet Family History

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Goulet Name Meaning

French: nickname for a greedy or voracious man, from Old French goulet ‘gullet’, a diminutive of goule ‘throat’ (Latin gula). It may also be in part a topographic name for someone who lived by a narrow pass or defile.

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

Similar surnames: Goulart, Boule, Gault, Doucet, Boulet, Golec, Houle, Grumet, Gole

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Goulet Family Origin

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Goulet Family Occupations

What did your Goulet ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Control Exmr Elec Dept S and Housemaid Domestic were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Goulet.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Control Exmr Elec Dept S

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Housemaid Domestic

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Goulet Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 54,000 census records available for the last name Goulet. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goulet 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Goulet. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Goulet. For the veterans among your Goulet ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goulet Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Goulet life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Goulet in 1942 was 37, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goulet

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