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Hudson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the medieval personal name Hudde (see Hutt 1). This surname is particularly common in Yorkshire and is also well established in Ireland.

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


Similar surnames: Hutson, Hobson, Bulson, Burson, Hanson, Hodson, Hunton, Judson

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Hudson Family Origin

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Hudson Family Occupations

What did your Hudson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hudson. A less common occupation for the Hudson family was Farming. The most common Hudson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Hudson's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    5%

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Hudson Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Hudson ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Hudson Life Expectancy

What is the average Hudson lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, Hudson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Hudson in 1941 was 38, and 73 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hudson ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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