Lyde Name Meaning

topographic name from Old English hlið, hlid, Old Norse hlíð ‘slope’. habitational name from places so named in Shropshire, Herefordshire, or Somerset, or on the island of Orkney. The Herefordshire and Somerset places are named with the Old English river name Hl¯de (see Loud). from a medieval byname derived from Old English liðe ‘mild’, ‘gentle’.

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


Similar surnames: Lye, Lade, Lyle, Hyde, Lake, Lyne, Nye, Linde, Lande, Lile

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Lyde Family Origin

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Lyde Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Bartender

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lyde. A less common occupation for the Lyde family was Bartender. The most common Lyde occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Lyde's were Farmers.

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Lyde Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Lyde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Lyde in 1954 was 48, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lyde

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