Hodes Family History

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Hodes Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish female personal name Hodes (Hebrew Hadasa ‘myrtle’; English spelling Hadassah). Polish: from a variant of Chodysz or Chadys, pet forms of the eastern Slavic personal name Chodor. Compare Hodor. English: variant of Hood 1.

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

Similar surnames: Hudes, Rhodes, Lodes, Rodes, Hyde, Boden, Hoes, Oder, Howes, Domes

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Hodes Family Origin

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Hodes Family Occupations

What did your Hodes ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cabinet Maker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hodes. 6% of Hodes men worked as a Cabinet Maker and 50% of Hodes women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hodes were Electrical cycle Accessories Cabinet Maker and Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cabinet Maker
  • Colliery Deputy
  • Colliery Hewer
  • Electrical cycle Accessories Cabinet Maker

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Childs Nurse
  • Confectioner
  • Domestic

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

Hodes Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hodes Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Hodes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hodes in 1946 was 49, and 86 in 2004.

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