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Edde Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Eade. This name is also found in Normandy, France.

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


Similar surnames: Ede, Edie, Eade, Edds, Eddie, Eide, Edge, Eddy, Cade, Gerde

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Where is the Edde family from?

You can see how Edde families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Edde family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Edde families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Edde family living in Indiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Edde's in the USA. Indiana had the highest population of Edde families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Edde surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Edde ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Edde. 47% of Edde men worked as a Farmer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    47%
  • Laborer
    18%
  • Attendant
    11%
  • Farming
    11%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Edde. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Edde census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 298 immigration records available for the last name Edde. 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 Cards

There are 616 military records available for the last name Edde. For the veterans among your Edde ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Edde lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Edde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Edde in 1963 was 76, and 71 in 2004.

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