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Tidd Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Tydd St. Mary in Lincolnshire or Tydd St. Giles in Cambridgeshire, named probably with an unattested Old English word, tydd ‘shrubs’, ‘brush’, ‘wood’.

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

Similar surnames: Kidd, Gadd, Lind, Dodd, Eide, Hild, Budd, Tade, Bird, Lied

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Tidd Family Origin

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Tidd Family Occupations

What did your Tidd ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tidd occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Tidd's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tidd family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tidd.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Blacksmith


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Tidd ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Tidd Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Tidd. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tidd census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Tidd. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Tidd. For the veterans among your Tidd ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tidd Life Expectancy

What is the average Tidd lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Tidd life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Tidd in 1945 was 62, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tidd ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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