Lyde Name Meaning

topographic name from Old English hlið, hlid, Old Norse hlíð ‘slope’. habitational name from places so named in Shropshire, Herefordshire, or Somerset, or on the island of Orkney. The Herefordshire and Somerset places are named with the Old English river name Hl¯de (see Loud). from a medieval byname derived from Old English liðe ‘mild’, ‘gentle’.

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


Similar surnames: Lye, Lade, Lyle, Hyde, Lake, Lyne, Nye, Linde, Lande, Lile

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Lyde Family Origin

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Lyde Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Barrister At Law

    5%
  • Cab Driver

    5%
  • Coachman (D) (Pensioner RA)

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Lyde family was Coachman (D) (Pensioner RA). Carpenter, Barrister At Law and Cab Driver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lyde. The most common Lyde occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 10% of Lyde's were Carpenters.

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Lyde Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, Lyde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Lyde in 1954 was 48, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lyde

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