Layden Family History

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Layden Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Leyden (see Lydon).

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


Similar surnames: Leyden, Lyden, Mayden, Gayden, Leydon, Ludden, Mayben, Haden, Linden

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Layden Family Origin

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Layden Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    14%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Housekeeper

    5%
  • Appce To Painting Painter

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Layden family was Appce To Painting Painter. The most common Layden occupation in the UK was Labourer. 14% of Layden's were Labourers. Labourer, Coal Miner and Housekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Layden.

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Layden Historical Records

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Layden Life Expectancy

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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