Puder Name Meaning

German: from a short form of a personal name, Botthar, formed with Old High German biutan ‘to bid or command’ or boto ‘messenger’. German: variant of Buder. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Puder ‘powder’, most likely a nickname for miller or an apothecary.

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


Similar surnames: Buder, Ruder, Hader, Bader, Reder, Kuter, Lader, Kuder, Uber, Oder

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Puder Family Origin

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Puder Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Puder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Puder's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Puder family was Cabinet Maker. Farmer, Keeping House and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Puder.

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Puder Historical Records

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Puder Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, Puder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Puder in 1948 was 59, and 61 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Puder

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