Fader Name Meaning

German; of uncertain derivation; possibly a nickname from Old High German (or modern Low German ) fader ‘father’, or alternatively an occupational name for a carpenter who fashioned roof beams, from pfate ‘beam’, ‘timber’. Respelling of German Feder.

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


Similar surnames: Bader, Rader, Hader, Feder, Faler, Mader, Faden, Fager, Ader, Lader

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Fader Family Origin

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Fader Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Sailor

    6%
  • Cooper

    4%
  • Fishing

    4%

In 1881, the most common Fader occupation in Canada was Farmer. 42% of Fader's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fader family was Fishing. Farmer, Sailor and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fader.

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Fader Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Fader life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Fader in 1957 was 41, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fader

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