Judy Family History

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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

What did your Judy ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Manager Canvassing Dept G and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Judy. 34% of Judy men worked as a Manager Canvassing Dept G and 60% of Judy women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Judy were Stockbrokers Clerk and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Manager Canvassing Dept G
  • Newsagent Distributor
  • Stockbrokers Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Help
  • Incapacitated

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

Judy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 30,000 census records available for the last name Judy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Judy 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Judy. 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 10,000 military records available for the last name Judy. For the veterans among your Judy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Judy Life Expectancy

What is the average Judy lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Judy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Judy 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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