Ede Name Meaning

Southern English: variant spelling of Eade. North German: from the Germanic personal name Edo.

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

Similar surnames: Ide, Ade, Eden, Edel, Eade, Edde, Ode, Eide, Eke, Dede

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Ede Family Origin

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Ede Family Occupations

What did your Ede ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Ede occupation in Canada was Student. 57% of Ede's were Students. Student, Farmer and Book Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ede. A less common occupation for the Ede family was Clerk.

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  • Student

  • Farmer

  • Book Keeper

  • Clerk


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Ede Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 48,000 census records available for the last name Ede. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ede census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Ede. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Ede. For the veterans among your Ede ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ede Life Expectancy

What is the average Ede lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Ede life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Ede in 1953 was 52, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ede ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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