Eady Family History

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Eady Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of Eade.

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

Similar surnames: Eaddy, Ady, Eads, Eade, Rady, Heady, Andy, Eadie, Bay, Ealy

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Eady Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Eady name?

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

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Germanic Europe


  • Benin/Togo


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Eady Family Origin

Where is the Eady family from?

Eady Family Occupations

What did your Eady ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eady. A less common occupation for the Eady family was Keeping House. The most common Eady occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Eady's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Eady Historical Records

What Eady family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 32,000 census records available for the last name Eady. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eady 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Eady. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Eady. For the veterans among your Eady ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eady Life Expectancy

What is the average Eady lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Eady life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Eady in 1942 was 34, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eady 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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