Hoyes Family History

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Hoyes Name Meaning

English: variant of Hoy 1.

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

Similar surnames: Hoye, Heyes, Holes, Homes, Hoyer, Howes, Hopes, Hodes, Hayes, Boyes

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Hoyes Family Origin

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Hoyes Family Occupations

What did your Hoyes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hoyes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Hoyes's were Farmers. Farmer, At Home and Conducting Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoyes. A less common occupation for the Hoyes family was Coper.

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  • Farmer

  • At Home

  • Conducting Farm

  • Coper


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Hoyes ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Hoyes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Hoyes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoyes 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 Hoyes. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hoyes. For the veterans among your Hoyes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoyes Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoyes lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hoyes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Hoyes in 1963 was 79, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoyes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoyes 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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