Vedder Family History

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Vedder Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German vedder ‘cousin’, also used to denote any male relative. Compare Vetter.

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


Similar surnames: Fedder, Vader, Redder, Reder, Leider, Reider, Redner, Widder, Feider

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Vedder Family Origin

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Vedder Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    29%
  • Painter

    29%
  • An Indigent

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    14%

In 1881, Going To School, Painter and An Indigent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vedder. A less common occupation for the Vedder family was Blacksmith. The most common Vedder occupation in Canada was Going To School. 29% of Vedder's were Going To Schools.

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Vedder Historical Records

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Vedder Life Expectancy

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