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Goodrich Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Goderiche, Old English Godric, composed of the elements god ‘good’ + ric ‘power’. Americanized spelling of German Güttrich, cognate with 1.

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


Similar surnames: Goldrich, Goodrick, Goodwin, Aldrich, Herdrich, Goldring, Heidrich

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Goodrich Family Origin

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Goodrich Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Miller

    24%
  • Servant

    14%
  • Agent

    10%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Goodrich family was Agent. Farmer, Miller and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goodrich. The most common Goodrich occupation in Canada was Farmer. 24% of Goodrich's were Farmers.

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Goodrich Historical Records

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Goodrich Life Expectancy

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