Luddy Family History

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Luddy Name Meaning

Irish (Cork): variant of Leddy. It occurs chiefly in CT and MA.

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


Similar surnames: Liddy, Lunday, Duddy, Lundy, Leddy, Huddy, Lunny, Gaddy, Lucy, Ludden

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Luddy Family Origin

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Luddy Family Occupations

What did your Luddy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Boot Treer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Luddy. A less common occupation for the Luddy family was Brush Finisher. The most common Luddy occupation in the USA was Laborer. 26% of Luddy's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    26%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Boot Treer

    3%
  • Brush Finisher

    3%

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

Luddy Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Luddy Life Expectancy

What is the average Luddy lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Luddy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Luddy in 1944 was 46, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luddy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Luddy 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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