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Goffin Name Meaning

English (East Anglia): either a diminutive of Goff or from a pet form of the personal name Godfrey. French: nickname from a diminutive of Old French goffe ‘heavy’, ‘coarse’.

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


Similar surnames: Coffin, Giffin, Buffin, Goff, Godin, Godkin, Duffin, Griffin, Gobin

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Goffin Family Origin

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Goffin Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    100%

In 1881, the most common Goffin occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 100% of Goffin's were Carpenters.

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Goffin Historical Records

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Goffin Life Expectancy

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Famous Goffin Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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