Strider Family History

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Strider Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of Dutch Strijder or German Streiter, a nickname for an aggressive person, an agent noun derived from Middle Low German striden, Middle High German striten ‘to fight’, or perhaps an altered spelling of German Strieder, from a Germanic personal name formed with strit, originally ‘striving’, ‘contest’, ‘quarrel’ + the agent suffix -er.

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

Similar surnames: Stricker, Strater, Stier, Treder, Stride, Strine, Stader, Strieter

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Strider Family Origin

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Strider Family Occupations

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

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Strider. The most common Strider occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Strider's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Strider family was Farm Laborer.

Source: Census data for Strider | Data not to scale

Strider Historical Records

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Strider Life Expectancy

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