Sodan Family History

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Sodan Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Bogdan, Mohan, Boda, Jordan, Boden, Madan, Roman, Oman, Oda, Toda

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Sodan Family Origin

Where is the Sodan family from?

Sodan Family Occupations

What did your Sodan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cabinet Finisher and Driving Truck were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sodan. A less common occupation for the Sodan family was House Carpenter. The most common Sodan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Sodan's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Cabinet Finisher

  • Driving Truck

  • House Carpenter


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Sodan ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Sodan Historical Records

What Sodan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 497 census records available for the last name Sodan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sodan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Sodan

Passenger List

There are 83 immigration records available for the last name Sodan. 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 361 military records available for the last name Sodan. For the veterans among your Sodan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sodan Life Expectancy

What is the average Sodan lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2001, in the United States, Sodan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Sodan in 1961 was 52, and 47 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sodan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sodan 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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