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Eddie Family History

Eddie Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant spelling of Eddy.

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


Similar surnames: Ednie, Edie, Keddie, Edde, Geddie, Mudie, Reddix, Eadie, Eade, Ede

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Where is the Eddie family from?

You can see how Eddie families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Eddie family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Eddie families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Eddie family living in New York. This was about 50% of all the recorded Eddie's in USA. New York and 1 other state had the highest population of Eddie families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Eddie surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Eddie ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Eddie. 30% of Eddie men worked as a Laborer and 21% of Eddie women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Eddie were Farm Laborer and Housekeeper. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    30%
  • Farmer
    27%
  • Farming
    5%
  • Farm Laborer
    4%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Maid
    21%
  • Cook
    15%
  • Laborer
    15%
  • Housekeeper
    11%
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Census Records

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Eddie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eddie census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Eddie. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Eddie. For the veterans among your Eddie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Eddie lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Eddie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Eddie in 1945 was 36, and 62 in 2004.

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