Hodes Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish female personal name Hodes (Hebrew Hadasa ‘myrtle’; English spelling Hadassah). Polish: from a variant of Chodysz or Chadys, pet forms of the eastern Slavic personal name Chodor. Compare Hodor. English: variant of Hood 1.

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


Similar surnames: Hudes, Rhodes, Lodes, Rodes, Hyde, Boden, Hoes, Oder, Howes, Domes

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Hodes Family Origin

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Hodes Family Occupations

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  • Shoemaker

    13%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Barber

    4%
  • Butcher

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hodes family was Butcher. The most common Hodes occupation in the USA was Shoemaker. 13% of Hodes's were Shoemakers. Shoemaker, Keeping House and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hodes.

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Hodes Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, Hodes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hodes in 1946 was 49, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hodes

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