Addy Family History

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Addy Name Meaning

English (West Yorkshire): from the Middle English personal name Addy, a pet form of Adam.

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

Similar surnames: Ady, Adey, Caddy, Oddy, Eddy, Andy, Aday, Maddy, Day, Eaddy

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Addy Family Origin

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Addy Family Occupations

What did your Addy ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Addy. 15% of Addy men worked as a Labourer and 28% of Addy women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Addy were Clerk and Cultivateur

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer
  • Farmer
  • Carpenter
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
  • Stenographer
  • Commis
  • Cultivateur

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Addy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 45,000 census records available for the last name Addy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Addy 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Addy. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Addy. For the veterans among your Addy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Addy Life Expectancy

What is the average Addy lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Addy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Addy in 1948 was 51, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Addy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Addy 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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