Budd Name Meaning

English: from an Old English byname, Budde, which was applied to a thickset or plump person. By the Middle English period it had become a common personal name, with derivatives formed with hypocoristic suffixes, Budecok and Budekin. Reaney derives it from Old English budda ‘beetle’. Shortened form of German Budde.

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


Similar surnames: Rudd, Budde, Mudd, Bird, Bald, Dodd, Buda, Kidd, Codd, Cudd

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Budd Family Origin

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Budd Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Budd. A less common occupation for the Budd family was Carpenter. The most common Budd occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Budd's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Budd Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Budd life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Budd in 1944 was 20, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Budd

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