Alday Family History

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Alday Name Meaning

Spanish form of Basque Aldai, a habitational name from any of several places in the Basque country called Alday or Aldai, from Basque alde ‘side’, ‘slope’. Americanized form of German Aldag. English: variant spelling of Allday.

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

Similar surnames: Allday, Aldaz, Aday, Aldana, Alban, Aldape, Aldaco, Allan, Alder, Day

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Alday Family Origin

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Alday Family Occupations

What did your Alday ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Alday. A less common occupation for the Alday family was Blacksmith. The most common Alday occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Alday's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Blacksmith


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

Alday Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Alday. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alday 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 764 immigration records available for the last name Alday. 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 746 military records available for the last name Alday. For the veterans among your Alday ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Alday Life Expectancy

What is the average Alday lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Alday life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1961. The average life expectancy for Alday in 1952 was 56, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Alday

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Alday 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.

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