Waud Name Meaning

English: variant of English or German Wald.

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

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Waud Family Origin

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Waud Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • At Home

    14%
  • Broker

    14%
  • Commission Merchant

    14%

In 1880, Farmer, At Home and Broker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Waud. The most common Waud occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Waud's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Waud family was Commission Merchant.

Source: Census data for Waud | Data not to scale

Waud Historical Records

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Waud Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Waud life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Waud in 1964 was 77, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Waud

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