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

What did your Paddock ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Paddock. 15% of Paddock men worked as a General Labourer and 70% of Paddock women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Paddock were Plumber and Unpaid Domestic Dut

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Bricklayer
  • Builders Labourer
  • Plumber

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Domestic Servant
  • Unpaid Domestic Dut

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

Paddock Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 50,000 census records available for the last name Paddock. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Paddock 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Paddock. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Paddock. For the veterans among your Paddock ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Paddock Life Expectancy

What is the average Paddock lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Paddock life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Paddock in 1951 was 20, and 74 in 2004.

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