Gayle Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Gale.

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


Similar surnames: Gayles, Galle, Gaye, Mayle, Gayler, Gable, Sayle, Saye, Able, Gane

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Gayle Family Origin

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Gayle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gayle family was Carpenter. The most common Gayle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Gayle's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gayle.

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Gayle Historical Records

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Gayle Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Gayle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Gayle in 1947 was 43, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gayle

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