Byas Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived at a house by a bend, from Middle English bye ‘bend’ + hous ‘house’.

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


Similar surnames: Dyas, Bas, Byam, Bras, Bay, Biss, Bean, Beas, Sas, Boas

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Byas Family Origin

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Byas Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Byas occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Byas's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Byas. A less common occupation for the Byas family was Farm Laborer.

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Byas Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Byas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Byas in 1952 was 40, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Byas

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