Rody Name Meaning

German: variant of Rode 1. Variant spelling of Scottish Rodie, from a pet form of Roderick.

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


Similar surnames: Rady, Rodd, Roy, Rudy, Brody, Roady, Body, Rode, Mody, Roda

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Rody Family Origin

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Rody Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Son

    30%
  • Farmlabourer

    10%
  • Lumberman

    10%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rody family was Lumberman. Farmer, Son and Farmlabourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rody. The most common Rody occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Rody's were Farmers.

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Rody Historical Records

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Rody Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Rody life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Rody in 1962 was 76, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rody

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