Codding Family History

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Codding Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of North German Kotting. status name for a cottager or day laborer, from Middle Low German kote ‘cottage’ + the suffix -ing. from a personal name, Götting or Kötting, formed with Old High German got ‘god’.

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


Similar surnames: Godding, Colding, Hedding, Golding, Colling, Bodin, Nuding, Anding

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Codding Family Origin

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Codding Family Occupations

What did your Codding ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Codding occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Codding's were Farmers. Farmer, Jewelry Manufacturer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Codding. A less common occupation for the Codding family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Jewelry Manufacturer

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

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Codding Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Codding. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Codding census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Codding. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

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

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Codding Life Expectancy

What is the average Codding lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Codding life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Codding in 1958 was 34, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Codding 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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