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Hyfe Family History

Hyfe 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: Hyde, Hyke, Hyle, Fyfe, Hyre, He, Rye, Hale, Hare, Hase

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Where is the Hyfe family from?

You can see how Hyfe families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hyfe family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Hyfe families were found in Scotland in 1901. In 1901 there were 8 Hyfe families living in Renfrewshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Hyfe's in Scotland. Renfrewshire had the highest population of Hyfe families in 1901.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hyfe surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hyfe ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 25 census records available for the last name Hyfe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hyfe 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 12 immigration records available for the last name Hyfe. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Hyfe. For the veterans among your Hyfe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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