Vayo Family History

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Vayo Name Meaning

Catalan (Vayó): probably variant of Catalan Batlló (alongside the variants Bayó and Balló), an occupational name from a derivative of Catalan batlle ‘bailiff’ or ‘mayor’. This variant is nowadays not found in Catalonia. Spanish: perhaps variant of Bayo, of uncertain origin.

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


Similar surnames: Rayo, Ayo, Cato, Mayol, Vago, Cayo, Mayo, Vasco, Hayn, Bay

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Vayo Family Origin

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Vayo Family Occupations

What did your Vayo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Vayo. 18% of Vayo men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Vayo women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Vayo were Weaver and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    18%
  • Clerk
    5%
  • Foreman
    5%
  • Weaver
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    15%
  • Bookkeeper
    8%
  • Burler
    8%
  • Clerk
    8%

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

Vayo Historical Records

What Vayo family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 988 census records available for the last name Vayo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vayo census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 166 immigration records available for the last name Vayo. 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 428 military records available for the last name Vayo. For the veterans among your Vayo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vayo Life Expectancy

What is the average Vayo lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Vayo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Vayo in 1963 was 74, and 74 in 2004.

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