Leidy Family History & Genealogy
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Leidy Surname History
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Leidy Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Leidy is often very difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Leidy may be in dispute based on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers).
Leidy Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Leidy come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Some of these profession-based last names can be a profession in some other language. For this reason it is good to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Leidy originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these family names relate to a religious sentiment such as "Lamb of God".
Leidy Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Leidy were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Leidy. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Leidy family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Surnames like Leidy transform in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries over time.
Last names similar to LeidyLeidyeack, Leidyger, Leidz, Leidzen, Leie, Leieb, Leiebaur, Leiebert, Leiebrodt, Leiecht, Leief, Leiefield, Leiefmann, Leiegorlaunt, Leieh, Leiehle, Leiekonger, Leieldsdatter, Leieldsen, Leieller
Leidy Family Tree
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- George Leidy Hess 1829 - ?
- Hester Kulp \ Leidy ? Kolb
- Magdelena Leidy
- Eli C. Leidy
- William H. Leidy
- Franklin J. Leidy
- Charles C. Leidy
- Milton E. Leidy
- Alexander C Leidy 1928 - 1999
- John C Leidy 1923 - 2010