Doddridge Family History

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Doddridge Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Sandford, Devon named Doddridge, from the Old English personal name Dodda (see Dodd) + Old English hrycg ‘ridge’.

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


Similar surnames: Holdridge, Dandridge, Burridge, Sandridge, Corbridge, Lockridge

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Doddridge Family Origin

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Doddridge Family Occupations

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  • Fondeur

    22%
  • Going To School

    22%
  • School

    22%
  • Appr Painter

    11%

In 1881, the most common Doddridge occupation in Canada was Fondeur. 22% of Doddridge's were Fondeurs. A less common occupation for the Doddridge family was Appr Painter. Fondeur, Going To School and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Doddridge.

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Doddridge Historical Records

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Doddridge Life Expectancy

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