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Goldring Name Meaning

English, German, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Middle English, German, or Yiddish elements gold + ring. As an English or German surname it is most probably a nickname for someone who wore a gold ring. As a Jewish surname it is generally an ornamental name. Scottish: habitational name from Goldring in the bailiary of Kylestewart.

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


Similar surnames: Golding, Goldrich, Goodling, Goldwyn, Goring, Colding, Bolding

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Goldring Family Origin

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Goldring Family Occupations

What did your Goldring ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Sailor and Shipper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Goldring. A less common occupation for the Goldring family was Supt. Shirt Factory. The most common Goldring occupation in Canada was Sailor. 33% of Goldring's were Sailors.

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  • Sailor

    33%
  • Shipper

    11%
  • Supt. Shirt Factory

    11%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Goldring ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Goldring Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Goldring Life Expectancy

What is the average Goldring lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Goldring life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Goldring in 1945 was 44, and 95 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goldring

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goldring 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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