Deed Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Deed Family Origin

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Deed Family Occupations

What did your Deed ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Cutter

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deed. The most common Deed occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Deed's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Deed family was Cutter.

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Deed Historical Records

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Deed Life Expectancy

What is the average Deed lifespan?

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Deed life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Deed in 1962 was 70, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deed

Famous Deed Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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