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Goetzman Name Meaning

variant of Götz (see Goetz). from late Middle High German gotesman ‘man of God’, hence a nickname for a particularly pious person, or perhaps for someone who worked in a church.

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


Similar surnames: Goeman, Gottman, German, Kautzman, Moehlman, Wortman, Kietzman

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Goetzman Family Origin

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Goetzman Family Occupations

What did your Goetzman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Goetzman family was Carpenter. The most common Goetzman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Goetzman's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goetzman.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Farm Laborer

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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Goetzman Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Goetzman Life Expectancy

What is the average Goetzman lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Goetzman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Goetzman in 1965 was 84, and 88 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goetzman 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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