Celhay Family History

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Celhay Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Delay, De Hay, Selway, Pelham, Gelhar, Kelsay, Belay, Hay, Elias

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Celhay Family Origin

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Celhay Family Occupations

What did your Celhay ancestors do for a living?

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

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Celhay Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Celhay. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Celhay 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Celhay. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Celhay. For the veterans among your Celhay ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Celhay Life Expectancy

What is the average Celhay lifespan?

Between 1984 and 2001, in the United States, Celhay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Celhay in 1984 was 66, and 90 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Celhay

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Celhay ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Celhay Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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