Duden Name Meaning

patronymic from the Germanic personal name Dudo (see Due). habitational name from Duden, a place near (former) Gumbinnen in East Prussia.

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


Similar surnames: Ruden, Uden, Duin, Duren, Duley, Olden, Alden, Ludens, Dowden, Lunden

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Duden Family Origin

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Duden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Merchant

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Duden. The most common Duden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Duden's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Duden family was Merchant.

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Duden Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Duden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Duden in 1952 was 34, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duden

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