Days Name Meaning

Welsh: patronymic from the personal name Dai, a pet form of Dafydd (see David), with the redundant addition of the English patronymic suffix -s.

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


Similar surnames: Day, Mays, Dade, Daws, Aye, Kays, Bay, Mars, Bays, Kaps

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Days Family Origin

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Days Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Days. The most common Days occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Days's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Days family was Farm Laborer.

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Days Historical Records

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Days Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, Days life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Days in 1951 was 42, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Days

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