Ayles Family History

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Ayles Name Meaning

English (Hampshire and Dorset): of uncertain origin, perhaps representing a patronymic from a personal name such as those that appeared in Old English as Ægel and Ædel (see Aylesworth and Ayling).

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


Similar surnames: Alles, Ahles, Alley, Bayes, Kyles, Sayles, Aynes, Ales, Dynes, Voyles

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Ayles Family Origin

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Ayles Family Occupations

What did your Ayles ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Ayles family was Servant. The most common Ayles occupation in Canada was Farmer. 36% of Ayles's were Farmers. Farmer, Fisherman and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ayles.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Fisherman

    28%
  • Labourer

    12%
  • Servant

    12%

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

Ayles Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ayles. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ayles census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ayles. 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

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Ayles. For the veterans among your Ayles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ayles Life Expectancy

What is the average Ayles lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Ayles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Ayles in 1960 was 59, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ayles

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ayles ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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