Duda Family History

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Duda Name Meaning

Polish, Ukrainian, Czech, and Slovak: nickname for a player of the bagpipes, from Slavic duda ‘bagpipe’. Czech: nickname for someone thought to resemble a hoopoe (dudek). Hungarian: from the old secular personal name Duda, or in some cases possibly a shortened form of Dudás (see Dudas).

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

Similar surnames: Buda, Dura, Dudas, Duca, Buza, Cuda, Duke, Duch, Duba, Dudak

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Duda Family Origin

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Duda Family Occupations

What did your Duda ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Duda. 21% of Duda men worked as a Laborer and 9% of Duda women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Duda were Miner and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • New Worker
  • Miner

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Machine Operator
  • Housework
  • Housewife

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

Duda Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Duda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Duda 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Duda. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Duda. For the veterans among your Duda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Duda Life Expectancy

What is the average Duda lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Duda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Duda in 1945 was 34, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Duda 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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