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Golder Name Meaning

English: from the Old English personal name Goldhere, composed of the elements gold ‘gold’ + here ‘army’. English: habitational name from a place in Oxfordshire, so named from Old English golde ‘marigold’ (a derivative of gold) + ora ‘slope’. German (also Gölder): variant of Goldner. Jewish: variant of Gold.

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


Similar surnames: Holder, Goldner, Golde, Gooder, Gelder, Goldey, Galler, Goller

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Golder Family Origin

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Golder Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Labourer

    20%
  • Miner

    20%
  • Servant

    20%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Golder. The most common Golder occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Golder's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Golder family was Servant.

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Golder Historical Records

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Golder Life Expectancy

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