Gaddis Family History

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Gaddis Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant of Geddes.

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


Similar surnames: Geddis, Faddis, Gaddie, Geddie, Geddes, Gaddy, Maddin, Ardis, Reddix

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Gaddis Family Origin

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Gaddis Family Occupations

What did your Gaddis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gaddis. The most common Gaddis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Gaddis's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gaddis family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Gaddis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gaddis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gaddis 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gaddis. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gaddis. For the veterans among your Gaddis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gaddis Life Expectancy

What is the average Gaddis lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Gaddis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gaddis in 1941 was 50, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gaddis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gaddis 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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