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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Hudd

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From a Middle English given name derived from Hugh and probably merged with an Old English given name HÅ«da.

  1. A patronymic surname​.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Hudd

Roy Hudd is a radio, television actor, playwright, and author. Roy was born on May 16th, 1936 in Croydon.


His career lasted from 1935 to 1964. Walter was given the name Frederick Walter Hudd on February 20th, 1897 in London. He passed away on January 20th, 1963.


Alfred Edmund Hudd was an accountant, natural history, antiquarian, and naturalist. Alfred was born in 1846 in Clifton, Bristol, England. Alfred is also known as Hudd and Alfred Edmund. He died on October 7th, 1920.


His career lasted from 1886 to 1889. Thomas was born on October 1st, 1835 in Buffalo, New York. He breathed his last breath on June 22nd, 1896.


Bill was born on November 28th, 1901. Bill is also known as Hudd and Bill. He breathed his last breath on August 5th, 1960.


Damien was born in Wales.


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Popularity of Hudd as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Hudd U.S.
  White 93.96% 64.26%
  African American 3.36% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Hudd

People with the last name Hudd are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Hudd

  • How Popular is the name Hudd? As a last name Hudd was the 116,829th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Hudd first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Hudd is Monday, June 30th, 1952.
  • How unique is the name Hudd? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Hudd. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Hudd: Your name in reverse order is Dduh. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Dhud. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Hudd? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 149 people with the last name Hudd.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Hudd? Hudd is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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