Leedy Surname History
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- Leedy last name meaning & etymology
- Leedy spelling & pronunciation
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Leedy Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Leedy is often complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Leedy may be in dispute depending on whether the surname came in to being organically and independently in various locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Leedy Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Leedy come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. Some of these craft-based surnames might be a profession in another language. This is why it is useful to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Leedy are inspired by religious texts like the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and other related texts. Often these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Worthy of praise".
Leedy Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Leedy last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Last names like Leedy vary in how they're written as they travel across villages, family unions, and languages across time. In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Leedy were transliterated based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Leedy.
Last names similar to LeedyLeedyk, Leedyn, Leedyraymond, Leedyrick, Leedy-willia, Leee, Lee Edison, Leeedmund, Leeedward, Lee-effing, Lee-Egan, Leeel, Leeelbert, Leeelray, Leeelvis, Leeemmett, Leeën, Leeenberger, Leeenderts, Lee-engelke
Leedy Family Tree
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- eugene d. Leedy ? - 1990
- Nancy Adeline Leedy 1856 - 1911
- Belle Leedy Page
- Elizabeth Leedy
- Ruby Queen Queen (COWAN) Leedy
- Jake Leedy
- Ruth S Leedy 1923 - 2001
- Carlton Leedy 1911 - 1974
- Frances Leedy 1896 - 1990
- Betty Leedy 1902 - 1981