Goguen Family History

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Goguen Name Meaning

Variant spelling of French Goguin, a nickname for a prankster or joker, from Old French gogue ‘joke’.

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


Similar surnames: Gouin, Golden, Gowen, Goosen, Cogen, Bogen, Hogue, Foren, Nolen

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Goguen Family Origin

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Goguen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farmer Son

    22%
  • Cultivateur

    11%
  • Fermier

    11%

In 1881, Farmer, Farmer Son and Cultivateur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goguen. The most common Goguen occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Goguen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Goguen family was Fermier.

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Goguen Historical Records

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Goguen Life Expectancy

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Famous Goguen Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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