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Spoden Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from aan ’s boden huis, ’s Boden ‘at the house of the messenger’, the name of a house in Amel in Deidenberg, in the Belgian province of Liège. Dutch: habitational name from Spaden. There is a place so called in Schiffdorf, Lower Saxony, and it was the former name of Spouwen in the Belgian province of Limburg. Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a laborer who used a spade, from Low German Spaden ‘spade’. German: probably of the same origin as 2 and 3.

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

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Spoden Family Origin

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Spoden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Farming

    10%

In 1880, the most common Spoden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Spoden's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Spoden family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Spoden.

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Spoden Life Expectancy

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