Leidy Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swiss German Leidig.

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

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Leidy Family Origin

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Leidy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leidy family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leidy. The most common Leidy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Leidy's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Leidy | Data not to scale

Leidy Historical Records

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Leidy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Leidy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Leidy in 1946 was 42, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leidy

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