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Bayle Name Meaning

French and English: topographic name for someone who lived by the outer wall of a castle (see Bailey 2).

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


Similar surnames: Baile, Bayly, Bayley, Balle, Bayne, Sayne, Halle, Bane, Walle, Cale

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Where is the Bayle family from?

You can see how Bayle families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Bayle family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Bayle families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 4 Bayle families living in Ohio. This was about 36% of all the recorded Bayle's in the USA. Ohio had the highest population of Bayle families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Bayle surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Bayle ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bayle. 16% of Bayle men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Bayle women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bayle were Clerk and Stenographer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    16%
  • Farmer
    9%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Clerk
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    13%
  • Clerk
    8%
  • Housewife
    7%
  • Stenographer
    7%
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Census Records

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Bayle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bayle census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Bayle. 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 Cards

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

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What is the average Bayle lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Bayle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bayle in 1957 was 20, and 77 in 2004.

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