Aye Name Meaning

German and Dutch: patronymic from a short form of a Germanic (Frisian) personal name with agi ‘sword’ as its first element. Scottish: from a shortened form of the Gaelic personal name Adhamh ‘Adam’.

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


Similar surnames: Haye, Ace, Ade, Tye, Ale, Axe, Kye, Fye, Pye, Dye

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Aye Family Origin

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Aye Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Cook and School Teacher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Aye. A less common occupation for the Aye family was At Home. The most common Aye occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Aye's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Cook

    6%
  • School Teacher

    6%
  • At Home

    3%

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Aye Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Aye. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

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Aye Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Aye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Aye in 1960 was 63, and 72 in 2004.

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