Yordy Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Jorde or Swiss German Jordi, from a pet form of the personal name Jördan (see Jordan).

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


Similar surnames: Lory, Ford, Gordy, Nord, Cords, Korda, York, Cody, Roddy, Corda

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Yordy Family Origin

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Yordy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Agriculture

    4%
  • Baggage Conductor

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Yordy family was Baggage Conductor. Farmer, Laborer and Agriculture were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yordy. The most common Yordy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Yordy's were Farmers.

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Yordy Historical Records

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Yordy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Yordy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Yordy in 1951 was 42, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yordy

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