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Caay Family History

Caay Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Cady, Clay, Cray, Chay, Cay, Cary, May, Hay, Chae, Cane

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Where is the Caay family from?

You can see how Caay families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Caay family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1851 and 1920. The most Caay families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Caay family living in California. This was about 33% of all the recorded Caay's in USA. California and 2 other states had the highest population of Caay families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Caay surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Caay ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 96 census records available for the last name Caay. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Caay 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 78 immigration records available for the last name Caay. 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 29 military records available for the last name Caay. For the veterans among your Caay ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Caay lifespan?

Between 1962 and 1975, in the United States, Caay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Caay in 1962 was 76, and 78 in 1975.

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