Badder Family History

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Badder Name Meaning

English, of Welsh origin: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Adda ‘son of Adda’, a byform of Adam.

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

Similar surnames: Badders, Calder, Mander, Badger, Bandel, Baker, Hadder, Lander

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Badder Family Origin

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Badder Family Occupations

What did your Badder ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Badder family was Commercial Traveller (School Furnishing Co). The most common Badder occupation in the UK was Lace Maker. 11% of Badder's were Lace Makers. Lace Maker, Shepherd and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Badder.

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  • Lace Maker

  • Shepherd

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Commercial Traveller (School Furnishing Co)


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

Badder Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Badder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Badder census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 348 immigration records available for the last name Badder. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 465 military records available for the last name Badder. For the veterans among your Badder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Badder Life Expectancy

What is the average Badder lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Badder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Badder in 1952 was 45, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Badder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Badder ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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