Fae Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Pae, Mae, Rae, Bae, Han, Yan, May, Pan, Hay, Ham

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Fae Family Origin

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Fae Family Occupations

What did your Fae ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Fae occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Fae's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer


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

Fae Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 469 census records available for the last name Fae. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fae 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 179 immigration records available for the last name Fae. 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 61 military records available for the last name Fae. For the veterans among your Fae ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fae Life Expectancy

What is the average Fae lifespan?

Between 1978 and 1998, in the United States, Fae life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Fae in 1978 was 78, and 91 in 1998.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fae

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fae 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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