Hoad Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived on a heath, from Middle English hoth ‘heath’, Old English hað, a byform of h?ð (see Heath). This form was restricted in the Middle Ages to southeastern England, and the surname is still largely confined to Kent and Sussex. In some cases it may be a habitational name from the village of Hoath in Kent, which is named with this word.

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


Similar surnames: Hoar, Hood, Head, Hope, Coad, Hoo, Moad, Hand, Haar, Hoak

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Hoad Family Origin

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Hoad Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Labourer

    2%
  • Shipwright

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Carpenter and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoad. The most common Hoad occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 11% of Hoad's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Hoad family was Shipwright.

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Hoad Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2003, Hoad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Hoad in 1961 was 46, and 80 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoad

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