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Males Family History

Males Name Meaning

English: variant of Male.

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


Similar surnames: Gales, Myles, Hales, Male, Miles, Maples, Bales, Mares, Malles, Dales

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Where is the Males family from?

You can see how Males families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Males family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Males families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1911 there were 59 Males families living in Ontario. This was about 84% of all the recorded Males's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Males families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Males surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Males ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Males. 56% of Males men worked as a Farmer.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    56%
  • Labourer
    14%
  • Conductor
    11%
  • Laborer
    7%
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What Males family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 28,000 census records available for the last name Males. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Males 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Males. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Males. For the veterans among your Males ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Males lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Males life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Males in 1953 was 77, and 74 in 2004.

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