Yoder Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of the Swiss surname Joder, from a reduced form of the personal name Theodor(us) (see Theodore). This was the name of the patron saint of western Switzerland.

List of People with Surname Yoder

Based on our public records, there are a total of 11,105 people with the surname Yoder. Among these people surnamed Yoder, there are approximately 1,182 distinct names, with an average of 9 people who share the same name. Richard Yoder, Paul Yoder and Eli Yoder are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Yoder, with 119, 89 and 80 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that Ohio has the most people surnamed Yoder, with a total of 2,173 people, and there are a total of 677 distinct names among these people. Indiana is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Yoder, with a total of 1,780 people and an average of 664 distinct names.