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Bialy Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic) (Biały): nickname for a blond or white-haired man or someone with a pale complexion from Polish biały ‘white’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Bialik, Bialas, Bily, Bilyk, Bialek, Bay, Bialk, Lilly, Beal, Bilz

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Where is the Bialy family from?

You can see how Bialy families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bialy family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Bialy families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 7 Bialy families living in Quebec. This was about 78% of all the recorded Bialy's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Bialy families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bialy surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Bialy ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Bialy. 44% of Bialy men worked as a Laborer and 23% of Bialy women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bialy were Manager and Typist. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Carpenter
  • Machinist
  • Manager

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Stenographer
  • New Worker
  • Waitress
  • Typist
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bialy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bialy census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 829 immigration records available for the last name Bialy. 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 Cards

There are 613 military records available for the last name Bialy. For the veterans among your Bialy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Bialy lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Bialy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bialy in 1960 was 47, and 80 in 2004.

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