Eidt Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin. Perhaps a metronymic from a short form of the personal name Agatha (from Greek, meaning ‘good’) or from a short form of a Germanic personal name based on eid ‘oath’.

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


Similar surnames: Eid, Ritt, Eike, Seid, Heit, Reidt, Witt, Edds, Iida, Reidy

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Eidt Family Origin

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Eidt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Student

    21%
  • Farm Labourer

    5%
  • Framer

    5%

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In 1881, Farmer, Student and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eidt. The most common Eidt occupation in Canada was Farmer. 53% of Eidt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Eidt family was Framer.

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Eidt Historical Records

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Eidt Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Eidt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Eidt in 1956 was 52, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eidt

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