Deeds Name Meaning

English: from Old English d?d ‘deed’, ‘exploit’; probably a nickname commemorating some exploit perpetrated by the bearer or for someone noted for his derring-do.

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

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Deeds Family Origin

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Deeds Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, the most common Deeds occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Deeds's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Deeds family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deeds.

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Deeds Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Deeds life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Deeds in 1955 was 51, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deeds

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