Bays Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Bay.

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


Similar surnames: Bayes, Kays, Bay, Baye, Days, Mays, Ways, Balls, Buys, Bayse

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Bays Family Origin

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Bays Family Occupations

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In 1881, farmer, F. Labouorer and Farm Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bays. A less common occupation for the Bays family was Lab. The most common Bays occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Bays's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • F. Labouorer

    13%
  • Farm Servant

    6%
  • Lab

    6%

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Bays Historical Records

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Bays Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, Bays life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bays in 1942 was 37, and 72 in 2004.

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