Paden Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Páidín ‘son of Páidín’, a pet form of the personal name Pádraig (see Patrick).

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


Similar surnames: Peaden, Padden, Peden, Caden, Dade, Naden, Aden, Loden, Gaden, Paben

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Paden Family Origin

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Paden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    80%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Station Master H. K.

    10%

In 1881, the most common Paden occupation in Canada was Farmer. 80% of Paden's were Farmers. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Paden. A less common occupation for the Paden family was Station Master H. K..

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Paden Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Paden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Paden in 1944 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Paden

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