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Flay Family History

Flay Name Meaning

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

31,024 Historical Documents with Flay on Ancestry.com
9,009 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
575 Military Records
503 Immigration Records
8,931 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Flay Families

  • Number of Flay families
     10 - 18
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Flay families
     42 - 81
     15 - 41
     1 - 14
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Flay last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Flay census records

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Flay Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Flay families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Flay Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Flay families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Flay

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Flay Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Flay census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Flay ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Flay Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

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