Lyddon Family History

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Lyddon Name Meaning

English: possibly a habitational name from Lydden in Kent, named from Old English hleo ‘shelter’ + denu ‘valley’.

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


Similar surnames: Leddon, Haddon, Lindon, Seddon, Lyon, Landon, Gordon, Litton, London

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Lyddon Family Origin

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Lyddon Family Occupations

What did your Lyddon ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Colliery Hewer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lyddon. 3% of Lyddon men worked as a Colliery Hewer and 53% of Lyddon women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lyddon were Agent Of Contractors Am wd Contracts and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Colliery Hewer
    3%
  • Gardener
    3%
  • Jobbing Gardener
    2%
  • Agent Of Contractors Am wd Contracts
    1%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    53%
  • Private Means
    3%
  • Housewife
    3%
  • Domestic Duties
    2%

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

Lyddon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Lyddon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lyddon 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 692 immigration records available for the last name Lyddon. 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 504 military records available for the last name Lyddon. For the veterans among your Lyddon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lyddon Life Expectancy

What is the average Lyddon lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Lyddon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Lyddon in 1962 was 91, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lyddon

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