Snedden Family History

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Snedden Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Sneddon. Dutch: occupational name for a cloth cutter or tailor, from Middle Dutch snede ‘cut’.

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


Similar surnames: Sneider, Sneden, Shedden, Sneddon, Shelden, Shadden, Hedden, Scadden

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Snedden Family Origin

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Snedden Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    32%
  • Ironstone Miner

    8%
  • Iron Stone Miner

    5%
  • Coalminer

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Snedden family was Coalminer. Coal Miner, Ironstone Miner and Iron Stone Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Snedden. The most common Snedden occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 32% of Snedden's were Coal Miners.

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Snedden Historical Records

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Snedden Life Expectancy

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