Dade Family History

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Dade Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McDade, ‘son of David’. German: from the Frisian personal name Dode, which Bahlow explains as a form derived from baby talk. English (Norfolk): from Old English d?d ‘deed’, ‘exploit’, probably applied as a nickname commemorating some exploit perpetrated by the bearer or for someone noted for his derring-do. Compare Deeds.

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

Similar surnames: Tade, Bade, Wade, Dane, Dale, Gade, Cade, Dede, Eade, Lade

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Dade Family Origin

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Dade Family Occupations

What did your Dade ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Dade. 18% of Dade men worked as a Farm Labourer and 76% of Dade women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dade were Horseman On Farm and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm Labourer
  • Coal Hewer Below
  • Farmer
  • Horseman On Farm

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Incapacitated
  • Domestic Servant

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

Dade Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Dade. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dade 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Dade. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Dade. For the veterans among your Dade ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dade Life Expectancy

What is the average Dade lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Dade life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Dade in 1955 was 33, and 76 in 2004.

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