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Doddridge Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Sandford, Devon named Doddridge, from the Old English personal name Dodda (see Dodd) + Old English hrycg ‘ridge’.

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

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Doddridge Family Origin

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Doddridge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Banker

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Cooper

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Banker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Doddridge. The most common Doddridge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Doddridge's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Doddridge family was Cooper.

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Doddridge Life Expectancy

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