Ide Name Meaning

English: variant of Ida. There is a place called Ide near Exeter in Devon; the etymology is obscure, perhaps from a pre-English river name; it does not seem to be connected with the surname. North German: variant of Ihde. Japanese: ‘sluice’, ‘spillway’; a topographic name for someone who lived near a dam. Variously written, it originated in Echizen and Kaga (now Fukui and Ishikawa prefectures) and is found mostly in eastern Japan.

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


Similar surnames: Ida, Iden, Ige, Ike, Ade, Ede, Hyde, Tye, Eide, Idle

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Ide Family Origin

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Ide Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1880, the most common Ide occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Ide's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ide. A less common occupation for the Ide family was Blacksmith.

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Ide Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Ide life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ide in 1950 was 63, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ide

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