Soder Name Meaning

German (also Söder): topographic name from Middle High German sot ‘puddle’, ‘wet ground’, Middle Low German sod ‘turf’, the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant, or a habitational name for someone from Söder near Hildesheim. Swedish (Söder): ornamental name from söder ‘south’.

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


Similar surnames: Moder, Loder, Roder, Coder, Oder, Soler, Stier, Boyer, Hader, Broder

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Soder Family Origin

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Soder Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    13%
  • Gardener

    13%
  • Hotel Keeper

    13%
  • Independant Minister Of Cong Church

    13%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Gardener and Hotel Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Soder. A less common occupation for the Soder family was Independant Minister Of Cong Church. The most common Soder occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 13% of Soder's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Soder Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, Soder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Soder in 1954 was 48, and 61 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Soder

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