Shopping Cart
0 Items
100% Satisfaction Guarantee - no headaches!
An excerpt from www.HouseOfNames.com archives copyright © 2000 - 2016


In the medieval era, many new names came to France. Godina originated during that time in the province of Forez. Godina was derived from the personal name Godwine, which means good protector.

 More

The surname Godina was first found in Forez, a former province of France, now part of the modern Loire département, the Haute-Loire and Puy-de-Dôme départements, where the noble family held a family seat from ancient times.

Spelling variations of this family name include: Godin, Godain, Godaint, Godein, Godaing, Godine, Goddin, Goddain, Goddaint, Goddein, Goddaing, Goddine, Gaudain, Gaudaint, Gaudein, Gaudaing, Gaudine, Gauddin, Gauddain, Gauddaint, Gauddein, Gauddaing and many more.


 More

This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Godina research. Another 162 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1584, 1700, 1795, and 1800 are included under the topic Early Godina History in all our PDF Extended History products.

 More

Another 32 words (2 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Godina Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.

 More

Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Susanne Godin settled in Maryland in 1763; Joseph Godin settled in the parish of Saint-Pierre, Quebec, in 1903.

 More

  • John Godina (b. 1972), American Olympic shot putter medalist
  • Tanja Godina (b. 1970), Solvenia Olympic back stroke swimmer


 More

Most Popular Family Crest Products
 
Godina Armorial History With Coat of ArmsGodina Armorial History With Coat of Arms
Godina Coat of Arms & Surname History PackageGodina Coat of Arms & Surname History Package
Godina Family Crest Image (jpg) Heritage SeriesGodina Family Crest Image (jpg) Heritage Series
Godina Coat of Arms/Family Crest Key-chainGodina Coat of Arms/Family Crest Key-chain
Godina Coat of Arms/Family Crest Coffee MugGodina Coat of Arms/Family Crest Coffee Mug
Godina Armorial History with FrameGodina Armorial History with Frame
Godina Framed Surname History and Coat of ArmsGodina Framed Surname History and Coat of Arms

 More

 More

  1. Rupp, Daniel L. A Collection of Upwards of Thirty Thousand Names of German, Swiss, Dutch, French and Other Immigrants to Pennsylvania from 1727 to 1776. Baltimore. Print.
  2. Conrad, Glenn R. The First Families of Louisiana. Baton Rouge LA: Claitor's Publishing, 1970. Print.
  3. Zieber, Eugene. Heraldry in America. Philadelphia: Genealogical Publishing Co. Print.
  4. De Ville, Winston. Gulf Coast Colonials, A Compendium of French Families in Early Eighteenth Century Louisiana. Baltimore, MD: Clearfield, 1999. Print.
  5. Robb H. Amanda and Andrew Chesler. Encyclopedia of American Family Names. New York: Haper Collins, 1995. Print. (ISBN 0-06-270075-8).
  6. Samuelsen, W. David. New York City Passenger List Manifests Index 1820 - 1824. North Salt Lake, Utah: Accelerated Indexing Systems International, 1986. Print.
  7. Best, Hugh. Debrett's Texas Peerage. New York: Coward-McCann, 1983. Print. (ISBN 069811244X).
  8. de la Porte, A. Tresor Heraldique. Paris: F. Casterman, 1864. Print.
  9. Bentley, Elizabeth P. Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York 1820-1829. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1999. Print.
  10. Hanks, Patricia and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of Surnames. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1988. Print. (ISBN 0-19-211592-8).
  11. ...

The Godina Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Godina Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

This page was last modified on 5 December 2010 at 15:55.

Sign Up


100% Satisfaction Guarantee - no headaches!