Oden Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Odo (see Ott, or possibly a metronymic from Oda, a feminine form of the name). Swedish (Odén): ornamental name composed of the unexplained element Od- + the common surname suffix -én, from Latin -enius.

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


Similar surnames: Boden, Loden, Roden, Osen, Eden, Olden, Olen, Ode, Iden, Oren

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Oden Family Origin

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Oden Family Occupations

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In 1881, Carpenter, Clerk and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oden. A less common occupation for the Oden family was Pilot. The most common Oden occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 20% of Oden's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Clerk

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Pilot

    20%

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Oden Historical Records

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Oden Life Expectancy

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Between 1941 and 2004, Oden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Oden in 1941 was 66, and 73 in 2004.

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