Paddy Name Meaning

English or Irish: unexplained. It is probably, but not certainly, from the familiar Irish pet form of Patrick.

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


Similar surnames: Eaddy, Addy, Caddy, Paden, Maddy, Adey, Eady, Cuddy, Andy, Duddy

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Paddy Family Origin

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Paddy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Physician

    13%
  • Works In Silk Mill

    13%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paddy. A less common occupation for the Paddy family was Works In Silk Mill. The most common Paddy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Paddy's were Farmers.

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Paddy Historical Records

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Paddy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Paddy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Paddy in 1962 was 61, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Paddy

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