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Leday Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Leddy. Americanized spelling of French Le Dé (see Ledet).

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


Similar surnames: Ledet, Lemay, Leray, Lunday, Luddy, Leady, Lecky, Leroy, Buday, Delay

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Leday Family Origin

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Leday Family Occupations

What did your Leday ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Leday occupation in the USA was Teamster. 100% of Leday's were Teamsters.

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  • Teamster

    100%

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

Leday Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Leday Life Expectancy

What is the average Leday lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Leday life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Leday in 1956 was 39, and 51 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leday 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.

Famous Leday Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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