Dodge Name Meaning

from the Middle English personal name Dogge, a pet form of Roger. possibly a nickname from Middle English dogge ‘dog’ (Old English docga, dogga).

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


Similar surnames: Hodge, Lodge, Dodgen, Dole, Dade, Dodd, Loge, Dede, Dobie, Budge

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Dodge Family Origin

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Dodge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Merchant

    3%
  • Blacksmith

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Merchant and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dodge. The most common Dodge occupation in Canada was Farmer. 49% of Dodge's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dodge family was Labourer.

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Dodge Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Dodge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Dodge in 1943 was 29, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dodge

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