Lyda Name Meaning

Polish (Lyda): descriptive nickname from an augmentative form of Polish lydka ‘calf’, ‘lower leg’, presumably applied to someone with long or otherwise noticeable calves.

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


Similar surnames: Lada, Seda, Cada, Lapa, Laba, Wydra, Leja, Lyga, Vida, Hyde

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Lyda Family Origin

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Lyda Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lyda family was Laborer. The most common Lyda occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Lyda's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lyda.

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Lyda Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Lyda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Lyda in 1954 was 32, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lyda

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