Duddy Family History

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Duddy Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost place in Sussex named Dudehay ‘Dudda’s enclosure (Old English hæg). Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dubhda (see Dowd).

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

Similar surnames: Huddy, Dudley, Dodd, Leddy, Ducey, Ruddy, Cuddy, Roddy, Deady, Budd

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Duddy Family Origin

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Duddy Family Occupations

What did your Duddy 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 Duddy. 25% of Duddy men worked as a General Labourer and 85% of Duddy women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Duddy were Colliery Hewer (below) and Unpaid Domestic Du

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • House Painter
  • Steel Tube Tool Handeners
  • Colliery Hewer (below)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Housewife
  • Unpaid Domestic Du

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

Duddy Historical Records

What Duddy family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Duddy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Duddy 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Duddy. 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 Duddy. For the veterans among your Duddy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Duddy Life Expectancy

What is the average Duddy lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Duddy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Duddy in 1953 was 55, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duddy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Duddy 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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