Ady Name Meaning

English: from the personal name Ady, a medieval pet form of Adam.

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

Similar surnames: Adey, Addy, Ade, Andy, Aday, Cady, Rady, Fey, Eady, Amy

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Ady Family Origin

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Ady Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Ady occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Ady's were Farmers. Farmer and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ady.

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  • Farmer

  • Labourer


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Ady Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Ady. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ady 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 553 immigration records available for the last name Ady. 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 Ady. For the veterans among your Ady ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ady Life Expectancy

What is the average Ady lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Ady life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Ady in 1954 was 34, and 76 in 2004.

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