Reedy Family History

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Reedy Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of Reedie. Irish: variant spelling of Reidy. Americanized form of German Riede.

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

Similar surnames: Keedy, Reidy, Ready, Reeds, Beedy, Ruedy, Reddy, Leedy, Reede, Rees

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Reedy Family Origin

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Reedy Family Occupations

What did your Reedy ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Reedy. 6% of Reedy men worked as a General Labourer and 34% of Reedy women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Reedy were Bread Baker and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Assembler In Aviation Work
  • Boiler Fireman Heavy Work
  • Bread Baker

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Cotton Weaver
  • Childrens Nurse (domestic)
  • Incapacitated

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

Reedy Historical Records

What Reedy family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 44,000 census records available for the last name Reedy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reedy 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Reedy. 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 11,000 military records available for the last name Reedy. For the veterans among your Reedy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reedy Life Expectancy

What is the average Reedy lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Reedy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Reedy in 1945 was 51, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reedy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reedy 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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