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Hudy Name Meaning

Polish; Czech and Slovak (also Hudý): variant of Polish Chudy Czech and Slovak Chudý ‘thin lean meager’ (see Chudy compare below) and in North America also an altered form of these. Possibly also an Americanized form of Ukrainian Khudy (also transliterated as e.g. Khudyy): descriptive nickname from khudyy ‘thin lean meager’.

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


Similar surnames: Chudy, Hudak, Rudy, Judy, Kusy, Hruby, Buday, Hoy, Huey, Mudd

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Where is the Hudy family from?

You can see how Hudy families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hudy family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hudy families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 2 Hudy families living in Cornwall. This was about 29% of all the recorded Hudy's in United Kingdom. Cornwall and 1 other county had the highest population of Hudy families in 1891.
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What did your Hudy ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Hudy. 100% of Hudy women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hudy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hudy census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 418 immigration records available for the last name Hudy. 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 Cards

There are 695 military records available for the last name Hudy. For the veterans among your Hudy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hudy lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Hudy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hudy in 1953 was 67, and 66 in 2004.

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