Judy Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanized spelling of the French surname Judet, from a pet form of Jude.

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


Similar surnames: Jude, Ludy, Juda, Judd, Hudy, Duty, Rudy, July, Eady, Bury

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Judy Family Origin

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Judy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Judy family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Judy. The most common Judy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Judy's were Farmers.

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Judy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Judy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Judy in 1941 was 34, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Judy

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