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Kaye Family History

Kaye Name Meaning
English: variant spelling of Kay 4 and 5.

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

433,486 Historical Documents with Kaye on Ancestry.com
177,603 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
7,085 Military Records
10,171 Immigration Records
101,936 Census and Voter Lists
136,691 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Kaye Families

  • Number of Kaye families
     30 - 57
     11 - 29
     1 - 10
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Kaye families
     1,507 - 3,011
     503 - 1,506
     1 - 502
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Kaye families
     24 - 46
     9 - 23
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Kaye census records

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Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

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Kaye 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 Kaye 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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Kaye Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Kaye 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 Kaye

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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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Kaye Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Kaye census records

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

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

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Kaye Civil War Service Records

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

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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