Leddy Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Lideadha ‘descendant of Lideadh’, a personal name of unexplained origin.

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


Similar surnames: Reddy, Keddy, Roddy, Reidy, Deady, Duddy, Leedy, Eddy, Leary, Leavy

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Leddy Family Origin

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Leddy Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    17%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Boiler Makers Assistant

    4%
  • Carter

    4%

In 1881, Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Boiler Makers Assistant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leddy. The most common Leddy occupation in the UK was Labourer. 17% of Leddy's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Leddy family was Carter.

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Leddy Historical Records

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Leddy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Leddy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Leddy in 1952 was 45, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leddy

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