The name Goodison in Ireland is usually of immigrant origin having been introduced into the Province of Ulster by settlers who arrived from England, especially during the seventeenth century. It is in the Northern Counties that the majority of descendants bearing this name in Ireland can still today be found.

Origen: Normando. First found in Essex where they were anciently seated as Lords of the Manor.

Variantes: Goodson, Goodison, Gooderson, Goodisson, Goodsone, Godson, Godison, Goderson, Godisson, Gudgeon y otros.