Probably from good man, but compare also Anglo-Saxon gumman a man, Old High German gomman man, husband.
"goman." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 18 September 2018. <http://www.yourdictionary.com/goman>.
goman. (n.d.). Retrieved September 18th, 2018, from http://www.yourdictionary.com/goman
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