Gaddy Family History

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Gaddy Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant of Geddie.

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

Similar surnames: Graddy, Gadd, Paddy, Waddy, Gary, Gardy, Caddy, Braddy, Ganey, Luddy

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Gaddy Family Origin

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Gaddy Family Occupations

What did your Gaddy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gaddy family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gaddy. The most common Gaddy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Gaddy's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Gaddy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Gaddy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gaddy 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Gaddy. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gaddy. For the veterans among your Gaddy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gaddy Life Expectancy

What is the average Gaddy lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Gaddy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Gaddy in 1941 was 38, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gaddy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gaddy 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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