Gudenkauf Family History

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Gudenkauf Name Meaning

Dutch: nickname, literally meaning ‘good bargain’, but perhaps an altered form of the North German family name Godekopp, a nickname meaning ‘good head’, Low German kopp ‘head’ having been confused with Dutch koop ‘buy’, ‘bargain’.

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


Similar surnames: Pagenkopf, Oldenkamp, Guderian, Gudeman, Godeaux, Reukauf, Greenbaum

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Gudenkauf Family Origin

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Gudenkauf Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Keeping House

    25%

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In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gudenkauf. The most common Gudenkauf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Gudenkauf's were Farmers.

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