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Gyfe Family History

Gyfe Name Meaning

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

38 Historical Documents with Gyfe on Ancestry.com
9 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
Military Records
1 Immigration Records
28 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Gyfe Families

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    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Gyfe last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Gyfe census records

You can use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Gyfe surname lived over the years.

While the questions in census records vary from place to place, and year to year, you can generally find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, occupations, etc.

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Gyfe Family Origin

Find out where people with the family name Gyfe lived before coming to the United States. Using Ancestry, you can search through passenger arrival records, naturalization records, border crossings, emigration records, passport applications, and even convict transportation records.

Average Life Expectancy for Gyfe

Using the Social Security Death Index, you can find out how long people with the family name Gyfe lived, as well as find information about specific Gyfe ancestors. The Social Security Death Index has records for over 70 million names; where you can find birth dates, death dates, addresses, and more.

Gyfe Family Occupations

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gyfe ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestors social and economic status.

Military Service by Gyfe

Did the Gyfes fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

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