Mazey Name Meaning

Jewish (from Ukraine): Americanized spelling of maziej, an occupational name from Ukrainian mazij ‘worker with tar, wheel grease, or cart grease’. Americanized spelling of Slovenian Mazej, variant of Maze.

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


Similar surnames: Matey, Maze, Macey, Maley, Rabey, Mazer, Maxey, Dazey, Madey, Mezey

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Mazey Family Origin

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Mazey Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    25%
  • Farm Laborer

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeps House

    25%

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In 1880, the most common Mazey occupation in the USA was Coal Miner. 25% of Mazey's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mazey. A less common occupation for the Mazey family was Keeps House.

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Mazey Historical Records

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Mazey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Mazey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Mazey in 1949 was 42, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mazey

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