Dredge Family History

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Dredge Name Meaning

English: from Old French dragie, dragé ‘mixture of grains sown together’, hence probably an metonymic occupational name for a farmer or a grain merchant.

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


Similar surnames: Sledge, Bridge, Rudge, Dede, Doede, Drage, Edge, Dodge, Trede, Wedge

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Dredge Family Origin

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Dredge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Labourer

    10%
  • Servant

    10%
  • Spinner

    10%

In 1881, the most common Dredge occupation in Canada was Farmer. 24% of Dredge's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dredge family was Spinner. Farmer, Labourer and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dredge.

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Dredge Historical Records

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Dredge Life Expectancy

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