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Iddings Name Meaning

English: from the Old Norse female personal name Iðunn(r), probably composed of the elements ið- ‘again’, ‘anew’ + unna ‘to love’. The name is often recorded in the Latin form Idonea, as a result of folk etymological association with the feminine form of Latin idoneus ‘suitable’.

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

Similar surnames: Giddings, Eddings, Levings, Wilding, Tydings, Anding, Rings, Heddings

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Iddings Family Origin

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Iddings Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Physician

  • Carpenter


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Iddings Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 427 immigration records available for the last name Iddings. 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 Iddings. For the veterans among your Iddings ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Iddings Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Iddings life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Iddings in 1960 was 50, and 66 in 2004.

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