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Godden Name Meaning

English: variant of Godin. North German (Gödden): from a Low German form of Gothard 2.

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


Similar surnames: Bodden, Goddin, Rodden, Goeden, Boden, Kolden, Gidden, Olden, Jorden

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Godden Family Origin

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Godden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Clerk

    25%
  • Clergyman

    13%
  • Watchmaker

    13%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Godden family was Watchmaker. The most common Godden occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Godden's were Farmers. Farmer, Clerk and Clergyman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Godden.

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Godden Life Expectancy

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