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Geddes Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: there is a place of this name in Nairn, but the name is more likely to be a patronymic from Geddie.

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

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Geddes Family Origin

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Geddes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    5%
  • Fisherman

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Fisherman and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Geddes. A less common occupation for the Geddes family was Coal Miner. The most common Geddes occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Geddes's were Farmers.

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Geddes Life Expectancy

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