Rhode Name Meaning

English: variant of Rhodes. German: variant spelling of Rohde (see Rode), principally a habitational name from any of various places named Rohde or Rohden in Lower Saxony, Saxony, Westphalia, and Hesse.

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


Similar surnames: Rode, Rhone, Rhodes, Rhoda, Roda, Rhody, Hoye, Rhoden, Rod, Hove

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Rhode Family Origin

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Rhode Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Rhode occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Rhode's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rhode family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rhode.

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Rhode Life Expectancy

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Between 1941 and 2004, Rhode life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Rhode in 1941 was 42, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rhode

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