Lydon Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Loideáin ‘descendant of Loideán’, a personal name of uncertain origin. This surname is found chiefly in western Ireland.

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


Similar surnames: Lyon, Leon, Landon, Lyman, Loden, Myron, Laudon, Eldon, Lyddon, Lyden

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Lydon Family Origin

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Lydon Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    32%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • At Home

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lydon family was At Home. The most common Lydon occupation in the USA was Laborer. 32% of Lydon's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lydon.

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Lydon Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Lydon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Lydon in 1958 was 52, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lydon

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