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Goodkind Name Meaning

English: unexplained; possibly an altered form of Goodkin, from a pet form of the Old English personal names Goda or Gode. Possibly an Anglicized form of German and Jewish Gutkin.

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


Similar surnames: Godkin, Goodson, Goodman, Golding, Goodwine, Goodchild, Goodwin

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Goodkind Family Origin

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Goodkind Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Goodkind family was Dry Goods Merchant. The most common Goodkind occupation in the USA was Artificial Flowers. 17% of Goodkind's were Artificial Flowerss. Artificial Flowers, Butcher and Clothing Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goodkind.

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  • Artificial Flowers

    17%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Clothing Dealer

    8%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    8%

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Goodkind Historical Records

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Goodkind Life Expectancy

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Between 1965 and 2004, Goodkind life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Goodkind in 1965 was 93, and 76 in 2004.

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