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Godette Name Meaning

Respelling of southern French Gaudet, from a nickname from the root gaud- ‘happy’, ‘lively’ (Latin gaudere ‘to rejoice’).

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


Similar surnames: Bodette, Goyette, Modeste, Odette, Guyette, Audette, Botte, Monette

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Godette Family Origin

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Godette Family Occupations

What did your Godette ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Godette occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 22% of Godette's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Dressmaker and Printer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Godette. A less common occupation for the Godette family was Agens.

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  • Cultivateur

    22%
  • Dressmaker

    11%
  • Printer

    11%
  • Agens

    6%

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Godette Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Godette ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Godette Life Expectancy

What is the average Godette lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, Godette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Godette in 1953 was 41, and 66 in 2004.

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