Paddock Family History

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Paddock Name Meaning

from Middle English parrock ‘paddock’, ‘small enclosure’, hence a topographic name for a dweller by a paddock or enclosed meadow, or a habitational name from a place named with this word, as for example Paddock Wood in Kent. The change of -rr- to -dd- is an unexplained development which did not occur before the 17th century. from Middle English paddock ‘toad’, ‘frog’, a diminutive of pad (of Old Norse origin), hence a nickname for someone considered to resemble a toad or frog.

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


Similar surnames: Haddock, Braddock, Baldock, Maddock, Pidcock, Ruddock, Hadlock

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Paddock Family Origin

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Paddock Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    10%
  • Labourer

    8%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Bricklayer

    4%

In 1881, the most common Paddock occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 10% of Paddock's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Paddock family was Bricklayer. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paddock.

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Paddock Historical Records

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Paddock Life Expectancy

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