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Odden Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads, so named from the definite singular form of odde, from Old Norse oddi ‘headland’.

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


Similar surnames: Osen, Olden, Oren, Oen, Olsen, Elden, Eden, Ouren, Ogden, Kolden

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Odden Family Origin

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Odden Family Occupations

What did your Odden ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Baker & Confectioner, Builder and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Odden. A less common occupation for the Odden family was Carpenter. The most common Odden occupation in the UK was Baker & Confectioner. 14% of Odden's were Baker & Confectioners.

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  • Baker & Confectioner

    14%
  • Builder

    14%
  • Cabinet Maker

    14%
  • Carpenter

    14%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Odden ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Odden Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Odden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Odden census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Odden

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Odden. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Odden. For the veterans among your Odden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Odden Life Expectancy

What is the average Odden lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Odden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Odden in 1948 was 43, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Odden

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Odden 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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