Ode Name Meaning

North German: from a short form of the various Germanic personal names composed with Ode (see Ott), for example Odebert, Oderich, Odeger. Swedish: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Rode, Oden, Ude, Ade, Ede, Bode, Ohde, Opp, Edel, Opie

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Ode Family Origin

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Ode Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ode family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Ode occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Ode's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ode.

Source: Census data for Ode | Data not to scale

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Ode Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Ode life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Ode in 1959 was 34, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ode

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