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Goodgame Name Meaning

English: nickname for a merry or sporty person, from Middle English gode ‘good’ + game, gamen ‘sport’, ‘pastime’.

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


Similar surnames: Game, Goodhart, Goodhue, Goodbody, Goodwill, Goodall, Goodman

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Goodgame Family Origin

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Goodgame Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Farm Hand and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goodgame. A less common occupation for the Goodgame family was Farmer And Milling. The most common Goodgame occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Goodgame's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Farm Hand

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Farmer And Milling

    11%

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Goodgame Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Goodgame Life Expectancy

What is the average Goodgame lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Goodgame life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Goodgame in 1943 was 27, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Goodgame 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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