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Aude Name Meaning

North German: from a Low German variant of Ohde (from Oderik), which in turn is a variant of the personal name Ulrich. French: from a female personal name based on the Germanic word alda ‘old’, ‘elder’. Aude la belle was the name of the beloved of Roland in the Charlemagne romances. French: regional name from Aude department or a topographic name for someone who lived by the Aude river. Variant of Auld.

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


Similar surnames: Jude, Laude, Ade, Auge, Aue, Aube, Duke, Aubel, Rudi, Lande

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You can see how Aude families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Aude family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Aude families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 3 Aude families living in Kentucky. This was 100% of all the recorded Aude's in the USA. Kentucky had the highest population of Aude families in 1840.
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What did your Aude ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Aude. 34% of Aude men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Aude women worked as a Farm Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Aude were Farm Laborer and Servant.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    34%
  • Laborer
    28%
  • Salesman
    17%
  • Farm Laborer
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Laborer
    50%
  • Servant
    50%
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Passenger Lists

There are 540 immigration records available for the last name Aude. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 183 military records available for the last name Aude. For the veterans among your Aude ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Aude lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Aude life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Aude in 1954 was 42, and 75 in 2004.

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