Dade Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McDade, ‘son of David’. German: from the Frisian personal name Dode, which Bahlow explains as a form derived from baby talk. English (Norfolk): from Old English d?d ‘deed’, ‘exploit’, probably applied as a nickname commemorating some exploit perpetrated by the bearer or for someone noted for his derring-do. Compare Deeds.

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


Similar surnames: Tade, Bade, Wade, Dane, Dale, Gade, Cade, Dede, Eade, Lade

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Dade Family Origin

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Dade Family Occupations

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  • Engineer

    25%
  • G.T.R. Agent

    25%
  • Hardware Merchant

    25%
  • Lamp Lighter

    25%

In 1881, engineer, G.T.R. Agent and Hardware Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dade. The most common Dade occupation in Canada was Engineer. 25% of Dade's were Engineers. A less common occupation for the Dade family was Lamp Lighter.

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Dade Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Dade life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Dade in 1955 was 33, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dade

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