Dods Name Meaning

English: patronymic form of Dodd.

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


Similar surnames: Dodds, Dowds, Douds, Dole, Dodge, Bonds, Dock, Dome, Dodd, Dowd

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Dods Family Origin

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Dods Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Son

    13%
  • Tanner & Currier

    13%
  • Charron

    6%

In 1881, the most common Dods occupation in Canada was Farmer. 44% of Dods's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dods family was Charron. Farmer, Son and Tanner & Currier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dods.

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Dods Historical Records

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Dods Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, Dods life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Dods in 1959 was 52, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dods

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