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Idding Family History

Idding Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Iddings, Dring, Wilding, Hilding, Hedding, Codding, Giddings, Uddin

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Where is the Idding family from?

You can see how Idding families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Idding family name was found in the USA between 1840 and 1920. The most Idding families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Idding family living in North Carolina. This was 100% of all the recorded Idding's in USA. North Carolina had the highest population of Idding families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Idding surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Idding ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Idding ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 226 census records available for the last name Idding. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Idding census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 11 immigration records available for the last name Idding. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 17 military records available for the last name Idding. For the veterans among your Idding ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Idding lifespan?

Between 1969 and 1988, in the United States, Idding life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Idding in 1969 was 70, and 93 in 1988.

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