Fodge Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of German Foertsch.

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


Similar surnames: Dodge, Fowle, Figge, Frodge, Fudge, Folse, Foppe, Hodge, Fouse, Lodge

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Fodge Family Origin

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Fodge Family Occupations

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  • Upholster

    100%

In 1881, the most common Fodge occupation in Canada was Upholster. 100% of Fodge's were Upholsters.

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Fodge Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, Fodge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Fodge in 1951 was 58, and 63 in 2004.

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