Dy Name Meaning

Filipino: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Uy, Ty, Ky, Do, Ly, Udy, Sy, Du, Hy, Fey

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Dy Family Origin

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Dy Family Occupations

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In 1880, Keeps House and Stone Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dy. The most common Dy occupation in the USA was Keeps House. 50% of Dy's were Keeps Houses.

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  • Keeps House

  • Stone Mason


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Dy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Dy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dy 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

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Draft Card

There are 7,000 military records available for the last name Dy. For the veterans among your Dy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dy Life Expectancy

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Between 1977 and 2004, in the United States, Dy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Dy in 1977 was 35, and 75 in 2004.

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