Strode Family History

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Strode Name Meaning

English: variant of Stroud. German (Ströde): topographic name from a dialect word meaning ‘thicket’.

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

Similar surnames: Stroder, Stroede, Strope, Rode, Stride, Stude, Strole, Stowe, Staude

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Strode Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Strode name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Strode. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Strode Family Origin

Where is the Strode family from?

Strode Family Occupations

What did your Strode ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Strode occupation in the UK was Farmer. 12% of Strode's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Barrister At Law were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Strode. A less common occupation for the Strode family was Block Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Barrister At Law

  • Block Maker


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Strode ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Strode Historical Records

What Strode family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Strode. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Strode 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Strode. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Strode. For the veterans among your Strode ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Strode Life Expectancy

What is the average Strode lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Strode life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1953. The average life expectancy for Strode in 1953 was 82, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Strode

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Strode ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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