Luddy Name Meaning

Irish (Cork): variant of Leddy. It occurs chiefly in CT and MA.

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


Similar surnames: Liddy, Lunday, Duddy, Lundy, Leddy, Huddy, Lunny, Gaddy, Lucy, Ludden

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Luddy Family Origin

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Luddy Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    26%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Boot Treer

    3%
  • Brush Finisher

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Luddy occupation in the USA was Laborer. 26% of Luddy's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Boot Treer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Luddy. A less common occupation for the Luddy family was Brush Finisher.

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Luddy Historical Records

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Luddy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Luddy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Luddy in 1944 was 46, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luddy

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