Medders Family History

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Medders Name Meaning

English: unexplained; possibly a variant of Meadows (see Meadow), reflecting a local pronunciation.

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


Similar surnames: Meaders, Metters, Sodders, Manders, Badders, Sidders, Meyers, Meadors

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Medders Family Origin

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Medders Family Occupations

What did your Medders ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Medders. 26% of Medders men worked as a Farmer and 18% of Medders women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Medders were Farming and Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    26%
  • Laborer
    16%
  • Salesman
    4%
  • Farming
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    18%
  • House Work
    14%
  • Housework
    8%
  • Farmer
    7%

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

Medders Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Medders. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Medders 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 140 immigration records available for the last name Medders. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Medders. For the veterans among your Medders ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Medders Life Expectancy

What is the average Medders lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Medders life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Medders in 1953 was 30, and 76 in 2004.

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