Edds Name Meaning

English: perhaps, as Reaney suggests, a patronymic from a personal name, a short form of Edwin or Edward, or for Eade 1.

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


Similar surnames: Edde, Eads, Eddy, Eden, Edes, Eidt, Ede, Fedde, Edel, Dodds

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Edds Family Origin

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Edds Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    61%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Keeps House

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Edds. A less common occupation for the Edds family was Keeps House. The most common Edds occupation in the USA was Farmer. 61% of Edds's were Farmers.

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Edds Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Edds life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Edds in 1954 was 36, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Edds

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