Gude Name Meaning

North German: complimentary nickname from gude ‘the good one’. German: nickname from Sorbian khudy ‘poor’.

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


Similar surnames: Cude, Gade, Aude, Wade, Guse, Gudde, Bunde, Kunde, Grupe, Aue

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Gude Family Origin

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Gude Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Bar Keeper

    3%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gude family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Carpenter and Bar Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gude. The most common Gude occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Gude's were Farmers.

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Gude Historical Records

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Gude Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Gude life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gude in 1957 was 57, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gude

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