Haye Family History

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Haye Name Meaning

Dutch and Frisian: from a personal name, Frisian Hajo, Germanic Haio; or from a short form of the feminine name Hadewig, composed of the elements hadu ‘battle’, ‘strife’ + wig ‘war’. German: variant of Hey 4, 5. French: topographic name from Old French haye ‘hedge’. Scottish and English: variant spelling of Hay 1–3.

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

Similar surnames: Hay, Hake, Hayer, Hayes, Hale, Hare, Aye, Hage, Heye, Haze

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Haye Family Origin

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Haye Family Occupations

What did your Haye ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Income were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Haye. 33% of Haye men worked as a Farmer and 40% of Haye women worked as an Income. Some less common occupations for Americans named Haye were Electrician and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Student
  • Carpenter
  • Electrician

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Income
  • Finisher
  • Nurse
  • Operator

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

Haye Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Haye. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haye 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Haye. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Haye. For the veterans among your Haye ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Haye Life Expectancy

What is the average Haye lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Haye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Haye in 1951 was 41, and 61 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Haye ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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