Scadden Family History

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Scadden Name Meaning

Irish: of uncertain origin. It is possibly a reduced form of the Scottish surname Garscadden, a habitational name from a place east of Glasgow; alternatively it may be from Gaelic scadán ‘herring’, a word probably borrowed from Norse. There have been Scaddans in Tipperary since the 12th century.

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


Similar surnames: Cadden, Hadden, Carden, Mccadden, Mcfadden, Sander, Mcpadden, Stodden

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Scadden Family Origin

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Scadden Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    11%
  • Road Contractor

    7%
  • Agricultural Laborer

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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

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Scadden Historical Records

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Scadden Life Expectancy

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