Mudd Name Meaning

from a medieval personal name, a variant of Maud (see Mould). from the Old English personal name Mod(a), a short form of the various compound names containing the element mod ‘spirit’, ‘mind’, ‘courage’. topographic name for someone who lived in a particularly muddy area, from Middle English mud(de) ‘mud’, perhaps also a metonymic occupational name for a dauber (one who constructed buildings of wattle and daub).

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


Similar surnames: Mund, Budd, Kidd, Codd, Mould, Cudd, Rudd, Mula, Budde, Rudi

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Mudd Family Origin

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Mudd Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, the most common Mudd occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Mudd's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mudd family was Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mudd.

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Mudd Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Mudd life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1950. The average life expectancy for Mudd in 1945 was 57, and 77 in 2004.

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