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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

What did your Days ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Days. 35% of Days men worked as a Laborer and 16% of Days women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Days were Painter and Laundress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver
  • Painter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
  • Maid
  • Laborer
  • Laundress

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

Days Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Days. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Days census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Days. 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 Card

There are 50,000 military records available for the last name Days. For the veterans among your Days ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Days Life Expectancy

What is the average Days lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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