Lydy Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of German Leidig. Compare Lyday.

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

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Lydy Family Origin

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Lydy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Jailor

    13%

In 1880, the most common Lydy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Lydy's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lydy. A less common occupation for the Lydy family was Jailor.

Source: Census data for Lydy | Data not to scale

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Lydy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Lydy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Lydy in 1962 was 80, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lydy

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