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Maude Name Meaning

English: from a female personal name (see Mould). MacLysaght notes that this name was taken to County Kilkenny in the 17th century, and also occurs among Irish-speaking people in County Connemara, Ireland.

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

Similar surnames: Aude, Maune, Laude, Mander, Maul, Dade, Mand, Radde, Mauri, Mauer

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Where is the Maude family from?

You can see how Maude families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Maude family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Maude families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1911 there were 30 Maude families living in Ontario. This was about 46% of all the recorded Maude's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Maude families in 1911.
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What did your Maude ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Maude. 43% of Maude men worked as a Farmer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
  • Carpenter
  • Income
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Census Records

There are 39,000 census records available for the last name Maude. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Maude census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Maude. 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 Cards

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

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What is the average Maude lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Maude life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Maude in 1962 was 81, and 78 in 2004.

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