Cayea Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of French Caillier ‘quail catcher’.

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


Similar surnames: Cayer, Caye, Alyea, Caya, Cates, Cater, Caza, Beyea, Case, Cryer

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Cayea Family Origin

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Cayea Family Occupations

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  • Watch Maker

    100%

In 1881, the most common Cayea occupation in Canada was Watch Maker. 100% of Cayea's were Watch Makers.

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Cayea Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Cayea life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Cayea in 1947 was 51, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cayea

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