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Uhde Family History

Uhde Name Meaning

German: from a short form of various Germanic personal names composed with od ‘property’, ‘possession’.

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


Similar surnames: Ude, Bade, Gohde, Ihde, Uhler, Thode, Uhr, Eade, Aude, Thede

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Where is the Uhde family from?

You can see how Uhde families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Uhde family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Uhde families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 22 Uhde families living in Iowa. This was about 33% of all the recorded Uhde's in the USA. Iowa had the highest population of Uhde families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Uhde surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Uhde ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Uhde. 27% of Uhde men worked as a Laborer and 43% of Uhde women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Uhde were Truck Driver and Waitress.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    27%
  • Farmer
    24%
  • Meat Cutter
    16%
  • Truck Driver
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    43%
  • New Worker
    29%
  • Waitress
    29%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Uhde. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Uhde census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 644 immigration records available for the last name Uhde. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Uhde. For the veterans among your Uhde ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Uhde lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Uhde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Uhde in 1965 was 77, and 81 in 2004.

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