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Fuy Family History

Fuy 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: Fu, Fay, Guy, Fey, Foy, Fry, Luy, Fly, Huy, Fury

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Where is the Fuy family from?

You can see how Fuy families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Fuy family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1891. The most Fuy families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 7 Fuy families living in Kansas. This was about 88% of all the recorded Fuy's in USA. Kansas had the highest population of Fuy families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Fuy surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Fuy ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Fuy. 50% of Fuy men worked as a Laborer and 100% of Fuy women worked as a Housekeeper. .

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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
  • Owner

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
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Census Records

There are 336 census records available for the last name Fuy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fuy 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 70 immigration records available for the last name Fuy. 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 28 military records available for the last name Fuy. For the veterans among your Fuy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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