Leedy Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Swiss German (Alemannic) Lüthi, Lüdy, or Lüty, pet forms of the personal name Lüthold (see Luthi).

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


Similar surnames: Leidy, Reedy, Leddy, Ludy, Leese, Reidy, Lindy, Lied, Leen, Lemery

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Leedy Family Origin

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Leedy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Cigar Maker

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leedy family was Cigar Maker. The most common Leedy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Leedy's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leedy.

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Leedy Historical Records

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Leedy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Leedy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Leedy in 1953 was 39, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leedy

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