Kyles Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: habitational name from any of various minor places named with Gaelic caolas ‘narrows’, ‘strait’. Compare Kyle. Czech (Kyleš): from a personal name derived from Irish Kilian (see Kilian, Killeen).

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


Similar surnames: Kyle, Kyler, Vales, Kales, Kye, Ayles, Toles, Hykes, Kees, Kolis

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Kyles Family Origin

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Kyles Family Occupations

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  • School

    60%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Moulder

    10%
  • School Teacher

    10%

In 1881, the most common Kyles occupation in Canada was School. 60% of Kyles's were Schools. A less common occupation for the Kyles family was School Teacher. School, Farmer and Moulder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kyles.

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Kyles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Kyles in 1960 was 48, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kyles

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