Geddis Family History

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Geddis Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant spelling of Geddes.

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


Similar surnames: Gaddis, Geddie, Geddes, Gettis, Eddie, Keddie, Goddin, Reddix, Reddin

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Geddis Family Origin

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Geddis Family Occupations

What did your Geddis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Geddis family was Works In Farm. The most common Geddis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Geddis's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geddis.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Works In Farm

    7%

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

Geddis Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Geddis Life Expectancy

What is the average Geddis lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Geddis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Geddis in 1954 was 43, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Geddis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Geddis 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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