Gohde History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
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Early Origins of the Gohde family
The surname Gohde was first found in Bavaria, where the name was closely identified in early medieval times with the feudal society which would become prominent throughout European history. The name would later emerge as a noble family with great influence, having many distinguished branches, and become noted for its involvement in social, economic and political affairs. Like many surnames, the name Gohde began as a personal name. Gott was a short form of any of several German personal names which began with that word, which means "good" or "God."
Important Dates for the Gohde family
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Gohde Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Gotte, Gott, Godt, Goth, Gothe, Gode, Godde, Gohde, Gode, Gade, Gadde and many more.
Early Notables of the Gohde family (pre 1700)
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Gohde migration to the United States
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Gohde Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Dorotha Gohde, aged 23, who landed in New Orleans La in 1845 
- Heim Gohde, aged 31, who arrived in New Orleans, La in 1845 
- ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)