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Goodacre Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name from Goodacre in Devon. Possibly an Americanized form of German Gutacker, a topographic name for someone who owned or farmed a ‘good field’, or a habitational name from a place so named near Datteln.

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


Similar surnames: Goddard, Goodbar, Longacre, Hardacre, Goodwine, Goodart, Goodson

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Goodacre Family Origin

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Goodacre Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    50%
  • Cabinet Maker

    25%
  • Wood Turner

    25%

In 1881, the most common Goodacre occupation in Canada was Butcher. 50% of Goodacre's were Butchers. A less common occupation for the Goodacre family was Wood Turner. Butcher and Cabinet Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Goodacre.

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Goodacre Life Expectancy

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