Goon Name Meaning

Perhaps a reduced form of Irish McGoohan, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cuacháin or Mag Cuacháin, a patronymic from a byname from cuach ‘cuckoo’.

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


Similar surnames: Coon, Moon, Good, Gogan, Govan, Gory, Goan, Gori, Gohn, Goff

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Goon Family Origin

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Goon Family Occupations

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  • Clerk

    25%
  • Cook

    25%
  • Joss House Keep

    25%
  • Servant

    25%

In 1881, the most common Goon occupation in Canada was Clerk. 25% of Goon's were Clerks. Clerk, Cook and Joss House Keep were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goon. A less common occupation for the Goon family was Servant.

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Goon Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, Goon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Goon in 1943 was 29, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Goon

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