Nead Name Meaning

English: possibly a metonymic nickname for a needy person, from Middle English ne(e)d ‘need’. Respelling of German Nied.

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


Similar surnames: Read, Neat, Wead, Mead, Head, Bean, Neal, Neet, New, Noah

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Nead Family Origin

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Nead Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Miner

    6%
  • Farming

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nead. A less common occupation for the Nead family was Farming. The most common Nead occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Nead's were Farmers.

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Nead Historical Records

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Nead Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Nead life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Nead in 1947 was 53, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nead

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