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Scattergood Name Meaning

English: from Middle English skater(en) ‘to squander, dissipate’ (a byform, under Scandinavian influence, of shatter) + gode ‘property’, ‘goods’, ‘wealth’; a nickname for a man who was careless and free with money, perhaps a philanthropist who gave his goods to the poor.

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


Similar surnames: Thurgood, Leatherwood, Cater, Calderwood, Catterton, Sherwood

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Scattergood Family Origin

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Scattergood Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Scattergood family was Painter. The most common Scattergood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Scattergood's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scattergood.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Clerk In Store

    5%
  • Painter

    5%

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Scattergood Historical Records

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Scattergood Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Scattergood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Scattergood in 1962 was 49, and 86 in 2004.

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