Keddy Name Meaning

reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Adaidh, a patronymic from a Gaelic form of the personal name Adam. Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Conduibh (see McAdoo).

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


Similar surnames: Keady, Leddy, Reddy, Huddy, Roddy, Keary, Reidy, Duddy, Deady, Eddy

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Keddy Family Origin

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Keddy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Farmer'S Son

    8%
  • Farmer Son

    3%
  • Fishing

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Farmer'S Son and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Keddy. A less common occupation for the Keddy family was Fishing. The most common Keddy occupation in Canada was Farmer. 63% of Keddy's were Farmers.

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Keddy Historical Records

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Keddy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Keddy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Keddy in 1945 was 45, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Keddy

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