Gokey Name Meaning

Much altered Americanized form of French Gauthier.

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


Similar surnames: Gorey, Gorley, Gosney, Godsey, Robey, Yokley, Poley, Dovey, Lukey

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Gokey Family Origin

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Gokey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Labourer

    27%
  • Cooper

    13%
  • Servant

    13%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gokey family was Servant. Farmer, Labourer and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gokey. The most common Gokey occupation in Canada was Farmer. 27% of Gokey's were Farmers.

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Gokey Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, Gokey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Gokey in 1959 was 55, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gokey

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