Puder Family History

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Puder Name Meaning

German: from a short form of a personal name, Botthar, formed with Old High German biutan ‘to bid or command’ or boto ‘messenger’. German: variant of Buder. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Puder ‘powder’, most likely a nickname for miller or an apothecary.

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

Similar surnames: Buder, Ruder, Hader, Bader, Reder, Kuter, Lader, Kuder, Uber, Oder

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Puder Family Origin

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Puder Family Occupations

What did your Puder ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Puder. 11% of Puder men worked as a Farmer and 7% of Puder women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Puder were Farm Laborer and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Farm Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
  • Housewife
  • Nurse
  • Operator

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Puder Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Puder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Puder census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 700 immigration records available for the last name Puder. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 918 military records available for the last name Puder. For the veterans among your Puder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Puder Life Expectancy

What is the average Puder lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Puder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Puder in 1948 was 59, and 61 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Puder ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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