Foody Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fuada, ‘descendant of Fuada’, a personal name from fuad ‘haste’. Compare Rush, Speed, and Swift.

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


Similar surnames: Hood, Roddy, Ford, Goody, Flood, Looby, Cody, Foley, Woods, Moody

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Foody Family Origin

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Foody Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Labourer

    40%

In 1881, the most common Foody occupation in Canada was Farmer. 60% of Foody's were Farmers. Farmer and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Foody.

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Foody Historical Records

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Foody Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Foody life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Foody in 1954 was 40, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Foody

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