Leyda Family History

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Leyda Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

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

Similar surnames: Beyea, Leva, Leeds, Reida, Leddy, Herda, Ueda, Seda, Lenza, Leja

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Leyda Family Origin

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Leyda Family Occupations

What did your Leyda ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leyda family was Clergyman. The most common Leyda occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Leyda's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leyda.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Butcher

  • Clergyman


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

Leyda Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Leyda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Leyda 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 174 immigration records available for the last name Leyda. 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 586 military records available for the last name Leyda. For the veterans among your Leyda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Leyda Life Expectancy

What is the average Leyda lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Leyda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Leyda in 1953 was 57, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leyda

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Leyda 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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