Addis Family History

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Addis Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Addy, a pet form of Adam.

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


Similar surnames: Addie, Adkins, Addison, Ades, Adams, Aldis, Allis, Adie, Edds, Andris

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Addis Family Origin

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Addis Family Occupations

What did your Addis ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Addis. 4% of Addis men worked as a General Labourer and 50% of Addis women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Addis were Carpenter joiner and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    4%
  • Carpenter
    2%
  • Farmer
    2%
  • Carpenter joiner
    1%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    3%
  • Domestic Duties
    2%
  • Incapacitated
    2%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Addis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 39,000 census records available for the last name Addis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Addis 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Addis. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Addis. For the veterans among your Addis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Addis Life Expectancy

What is the average Addis lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Addis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Addis in 1946 was 58, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Addis

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