Goupil Family History

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Goupil Name Meaning

French: nickname for someone with red hair or for a cunning person, from Old French goupil ‘fox’, Late Latin vulpiculus, a diminutive of classical Latin vulpes, a distant cognate of Wolf. This was replaced as a vocabulary word during the Middle Ages by renard, originally a personal name. Compare Reynard, the name borne by the fox in the popular beast tales.

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

Similar surnames: Cousin, Goulet, Goffin, Gruel, Bouie, Gouin, Toupin, Gockel, Gil

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Goupil Family Origin

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Goupil Family Occupations

What did your Goupil ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, French Vegetable Cook and Hear Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Goupil. 25% of Goupil women worked as a Hear Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • French Vegetable Cook

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Hear Teacher
  • Ladiesmaid
  • Ladys Maid
  • Retired

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

Goupil Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Goupil. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goupil 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Goupil. 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 253 military records available for the last name Goupil. For the veterans among your Goupil ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goupil Life Expectancy

What is the average Goupil lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Goupil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Goupil in 1962 was 57, and 91 in 2004.

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