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Dod Family History

Dod Surname Meaning

see Dodd .

Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland, 2016


Similar surnames: Don, Dodd, Doe, Rod, Doi, Dow, Dowd, Dom, Do, Doda

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Where is the Dod family from?

You can see how Dod families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dod family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Dod families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 83 Dod families living in London. This was about 33% of all the recorded Dod's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Dod families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dod surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dod ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Dod. 77% of Dod women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    77%
  • Private Means
    7%
  • Household Duties
    5%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    5%
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Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Dod. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dod census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dod. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Dod. For the veterans among your Dod ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dod lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Dod life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Dod in 1961 was 56, and 84 in 2004.

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