Mahady Family History

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Mahady Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Moithide ‘descendant of Moithide’, of unexplained origin. MacLysaght notes that this is a rare name in Ireland, found in the counties of Longford, Roscommon, and Westmeath.

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

Similar surnames: Mahan, Manary, Keady, Mcgeady, Mchardy, Shady, Mahadeo, Malady

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Mahady Family Origin

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Mahady Family Occupations

What did your Mahady ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Book Makers Clerk and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Mahady. 30% of Mahady men worked as a Book Makers Clerk and 60% of Mahady women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mahady were Ironfounders Clerk and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Book Makers Clerk
  • General Labourer Heavy Worker
  • General Labourer Permanent Way
  • Ironfounders Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant
  • House Parlour Maid
  • Housekeeper

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

Mahady Historical Records

What Mahady family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mahady. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mahady 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 953 immigration records available for the last name Mahady. 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 433 military records available for the last name Mahady. For the veterans among your Mahady ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mahady Life Expectancy

What is the average Mahady lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Mahady life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Mahady in 1963 was 75, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mahady

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mahady ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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