Ayres Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Ayers.

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


Similar surnames: Eyres, Acres, Ayre, Sayres, Ayars, Mires, Hynes, Hayre, Alles, Ayler

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Ayres Family Origin

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Ayres Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ayres. The most common Ayres occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Ayres's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ayres family was Farm Laborer.

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Ayres Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Ayres life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ayres in 1944 was 35, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ayres

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