Lade Family History

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Lade Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads, so named from Old Norse hlað ‘pile or stack’ (for example, of wood or stones) or ‘pavement’. North German: short form of Ladwig, a variant of Ludwig. English: topographic name for someone living by a road, path, or watercourse, Middle English lade, lode (Old English (ge)lad).

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

Similar surnames: Wade, Lake, Lande, Lage, Lyde, Glade, Bade, Slade, Lane, Gade

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Lade Family Origin

Where is the Lade family from?

Lade Family Occupations

What did your Lade ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Going To School and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lade. The most common Lade occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Lade's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lade family was Finisher.

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  • Farmer

  • Going To School

  • Machinist

  • Finisher


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Lade ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Lade Historical Records

What Lade family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Lade. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lade 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Lade. 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 Lade. For the veterans among your Lade ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lade Life Expectancy

What is the average Lade lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Lade life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Lade in 1960 was 24, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lade

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lade 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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