Fordyce Family History

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Fordyce Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Fordyce, a place near Banff.

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


Similar surnames: Fordice, Forgie, Nordick, Forsythe, Forde, Force, Fosdick, Forbeck

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Fordyce Family Origin

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Fordyce Family Occupations

What did your Fordyce ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Fordyce occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 20% of Fordyce's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Fordyce family was Gentleman. Carpenter, Engineer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fordyce.

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  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Engineer

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Gentleman

    20%

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

Fordyce Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Fordyce ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Fordyce Life Expectancy

What is the average Fordyce lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, Fordyce life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Fordyce in 1943 was 40, and 80 in 2004.

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