Lloyd Name Meaning

Welsh: descriptive nickname from Welsh llwyd ‘gray’. In Welsh the color term llwyd also includes shades of brown, and it is likely that, when used with reference to younger men, llwyd denoted brown or mouse-colored hair.

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


Similar surnames: Bloyd, Blood, Cloyd, Floyd, Flood, Gloyd, Blond, Loyd, Klotz, Cloud

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Lloyd Family Origin

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Lloyd Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    8%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Lloyd occupation in the UK was Farmer. 8% of Lloyd's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lloyd family was Agricultural Labourer. Farmer, Coal Miner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lloyd.

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Between 1941 and 2004, Lloyd life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lloyd in 1941 was 56, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lloyd

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