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Redd Name Meaning

English: variant of Reed .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Red, Reed, Reid, Read, Medd, Rodd, Rud, Edde, Rudd, Reder

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Where is the Redd family from?

You can see how Redd families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Redd family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Redd families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 46 Redd families living in London. This was about 18% of all the recorded Redd's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Redd families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Redd surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Redd ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Iron Works Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Redd. 100% of Redd men worked as an Iron Works Labourer and 86% of Redd 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 Male Occupations In 1939

  • Iron Works Labourer

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Redd. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Redd. For the veterans among your Redd ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Redd lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Redd life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Redd in 1944 was 20, and 74 in 2004.

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