Loud Name Meaning

nickname for a noisy person, from Middle English lude ‘loud’ (Old English hlud), perhaps in part preserving the Old English byname Hluda that Ekwall postulates to explain the place names Loudham (Suffolk) and Lowdham (Nottinghamshire). topographic name for someone who lived by a roaring stream, Old English hlude or hl¯de literally ‘the loud one’, or a habitational name from any of the places named from hl¯de, for example Lyde in Herefordshire and Somerset. variant of Louth.

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


Similar surnames: Lord, Cloud, Gold, Loui, Low, Look, Lind, Bond, Long, Hoad

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Loud Family Origin

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Loud Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Works In Boot Shop

    6%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Works In Boot Shop were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Loud. The most common Loud occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Loud's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Loud family was Laborer.

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Between 1950 and 2004, Loud life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Loud in 1950 was 72, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Loud

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