Laude Name Meaning

German and Dutch: perhaps from the Germanic personal name Ludo. Dutch: perhaps from a short form of the personal name G(e)laude, Claude. French: metonymic occupational name given to a singer or cantor who regularly sang the Lauds (Latin laudes ‘praises’), the second part of the divine office.

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


Similar surnames: Aude, Lause, Linde, Lande, Lade, Claude, Laut, Radde, Lau, Taube

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Laude Family Origin

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Laude Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Commission Business

    7%
  • Furniture Dealer

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Commission Business were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Laude. A less common occupation for the Laude family was Furniture Dealer. The most common Laude occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Laude's were Farmers.

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Laude Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Laude life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Laude in 1956 was 36, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Laude

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