Goman Family History

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Goman Name Meaning

Jewish (from Belarus): of uncertain origin. Perhaps a nickname for a wicked person, from Hebrew Haman, pronounced homen by Ashkenazic Jews, the H then being altered to G under Russian influence. Haman is a personage in the biblical book of Esther. German: variant of Gömann (see Gohman).

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

Similar surnames: Gofman, Goeman, Gosman, Gohman, Oman, Homan, Gorman, Roman, Norman

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Goman Family Origin

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Goman Family Occupations

What did your Goman ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Goman. 67% of Goman men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Colier

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

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

Goman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Goman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Goman 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Goman. 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 710 military records available for the last name Goman. For the veterans among your Goman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Goman Life Expectancy

What is the average Goman lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Goman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Goman in 1961 was 55, and 85 in 2004.

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