Redder Family History

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Redder Name Meaning

from a personal name composed of the Germanic elements rad ‘counsel’ + heri, hari ‘army’. topographic name from Middle Low German redder ‘path or space between two hedges’, or a habitational name from a place near Schleswig named with this word.

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

Similar surnames: Reder, Radder, Redmer, Recker, Tedder, Render, Radde, Reuter, Ledger

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Redder Family Origin

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Redder Family Occupations

What did your Redder ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Redder. The most common Redder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Redder's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Redder family was Conductor.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Barber

  • Conductor


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Redder ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Redder Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Redder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Redder 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 649 immigration records available for the last name Redder. 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 786 military records available for the last name Redder. For the veterans among your Redder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Redder Life Expectancy

What is the average Redder lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Redder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Redder in 1958 was 72, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Redder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Redder ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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