Edes Name Meaning

English: patronymic or metronymic from Eade. Hungarian (Édes): nickname from édes ‘sweet’ ‘charming’.

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

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Edes Family Origin

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Edes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Physician

    6%
  • Printer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Edes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Edes's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Edes. A less common occupation for the Edes family was Printer.

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Edes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Edes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Edes in 1942 was 66, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Edes

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