Deady Family History

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Deady Name Meaning

Irish (Counties Kerry and Limerick): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Déadaigh ‘descendant of Déadach’, a personal name apparently meaning ‘toothy’.

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


Similar surnames: Keady, Day, Geary, Daly, Keary, Dady, Neary, Denny, Duddy, Dade

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Deady Family Origin

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Deady Family Occupations

What did your Deady 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 Deady. 13% of Deady men worked as a General Labourer and 45% of Deady women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Deady were Cinema Attendant and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    13%
  • Accumulator Maker
    5%
  • Camera Repairer
    5%
  • Cinema Attendant
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    45%
  • Shop Assistant
    6%
  • Cigarette Machine Attendant (tobacco Worker)
    3%
  • Domestic Duties
    3%

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

Deady Historical Records

What Deady family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Deady. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Deady 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Deady. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Deady. For the veterans among your Deady ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deady Life Expectancy

What is the average Deady lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Deady life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Deady in 1956 was 43, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deady

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