Reddish Family History

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Reddish Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Reddish in Lancashire or Redditch in Worcestershire, which are respectively ‘reed ditch’ (Old English hreod + dic) and ‘red ditch’ (from Old English read). The surname is now common in Nottinghamshire.

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

Similar surnames: Reddick, Redditt, Redish, Gladish, Redpath, Beamish, Mellish, Bowdish

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Reddish Family Origin

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Reddish Family Occupations

What did your Reddish ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Reddish.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

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Reddish Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Reddish. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reddish 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

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Reddish. For the veterans among your Reddish ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reddish Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Reddish life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Reddish in 1944 was 22, and 77 in 2004.

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