Goldwater Family History

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Goldwater Name Meaning

Americanized form of German and Jewish Goldwasser.

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


Similar surnames: Goodwater, Goldwasser, Goldizen, Goldinger, Goldner, Goldwire

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Goldwater Family Origin

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Goldwater Family Occupations

What did your Goldwater ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Goldwater occupation in the USA was Peddler. 15% of Goldwater's were Peddlers. A less common occupation for the Goldwater family was Cigar & Tobbaco. Peddler, Tailor and General Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goldwater.

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  • Peddler

    15%
  • Tailor

    15%
  • General Merchant

    8%
  • Cigar & Tobbaco

    4%

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

Goldwater Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Goldwater Life Expectancy

What is the average Goldwater lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Goldwater life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Goldwater in 1946 was 37, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goldwater

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goldwater 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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