Reedy Family History

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Reedy Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of Reedie. Irish: variant spelling of Reidy. Americanized form of German Riede.

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


Similar surnames: Keedy, Reidy, Ready, Reeds, Beedy, Ruedy, Reddy, Leedy, Reede, Rees

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Reedy Family Origin

Where is the Reedy family from?

Reedy Family Occupations

What did your Reedy ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Reedy occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Reedy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Reedy family was Servant. Farmer, Waggon Maker and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reedy.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Waggon Maker

    29%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Servant

    14%

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

Reedy Historical Records

What Reedy family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Reedy Life Expectancy

What is the average Reedy lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Reedy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Reedy in 1945 was 51, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reedy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reedy 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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