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Origins of the Eddy surname

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About the Eddys

We have a total number of 25816 records for people with the last name Eddy.

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Where do most Eddys live?

In 1921, most Eddys lived in South West.


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Interesting facts about Eddys

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 17,600 records for the Eddy surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Eddys most likely to marry?

Smiths

&

Williamses

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What are the most common Eddy first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Eddys

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Eddys in 1921
Dressmaker

106

General Servant Domestic

47

House Servant

46

Domestic Servant

45

House Keeper

43

Common Male occupations for Eddys in 1921
Tin Miner

291

Farmer

120

Coal Miner

118

Fisherman

74

Miner

69

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