Dodge Name Meaning

from the Middle English personal name Dogge, a pet form of Roger. possibly a nickname from Middle English dogge ‘dog’ (Old English docga, dogga).

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

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Dodge Family Origin

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Dodge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Dodge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Dodge's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dodge. A less common occupation for the Dodge family was Carpenter.

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Dodge Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Dodge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Dodge in 1943 was 29, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dodge

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