Kyes Family History

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Kyes Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Geis.

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


Similar surnames: Dyes, Kyer, Kees, Kies, Fye, Klos, Ines, Kes, Kues, Kaps

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Kyes Family Origin

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Kyes Family Occupations

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In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Kyes. 67% of Kyes men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    67%
  • Farmers Son
    17%
  • Machinist
    17%

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

Kyes Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 301 immigration records available for the last name Kyes. 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 Kyes. For the veterans among your Kyes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kyes Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Kyes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Kyes in 1943 was 37, and 75 in 2004.

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