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Goward Name Meaning

derivative of Goff. variant of Coward.

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


Similar surnames: Soward, Cowart, Godard, Goard, Coward, Boward, Howard, Coard, Gord

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Goward Family Origin

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Goward Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    40%
  • Gospel Teacher

    20%
  • Millwright

    20%
  • Pattern Maker

    20%

In 1881, the most common Goward occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 40% of Goward's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Gospel Teacher and Millwright were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goward. A less common occupation for the Goward family was Pattern Maker.

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Goward Historical Records

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Goward Life Expectancy

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