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Coder Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Koder or Goder, from a short form of any of the old personal names formed with Old High German got ‘god’, e.g. Gottfried or Gothard. Americanized spelling of South German Goder, a topographic for someone living by a narrow pass or ravine, from Middle High German goder ‘throat’, ‘gullet’. Americanized spelling of Slovenian Koder.

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


Similar surnames: Soder, Loder, Roder, Cover, Cofer, Moder, Comer, Kober, Yoder, Coler

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Coder Family Origin

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Coder Family Occupations

What did your Coder ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Coder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Coder's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Coder family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coder.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Coder ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Coder Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Coder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coder census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Coder. 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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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Coder. For the veterans among your Coder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coder Life Expectancy

What is the average Coder lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Coder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Coder in 1952 was 42, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coder ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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