Goldy Family History

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Goldy Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Goldey or Scottish and English Goldie.

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

Similar surnames: Goudy, Gowdy, Golly, Goley, Goody, Goldey, Gold, Gorley, Roley

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Goldy Family Origin

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Goldy Family Occupations

What did your Goldy ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Goldy. 19% of Goldy men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Goldy women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Goldy were Carpenter and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Housework
  • Stenographer
  • Housekeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Goldy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Goldy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goldy 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 305 immigration records available for the last name Goldy. 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 Goldy. For the veterans among your Goldy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goldy Life Expectancy

What is the average Goldy lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Goldy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Goldy in 1956 was 58, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goldy 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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