Guye Family History

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Guye Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Guy.

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

Similar surnames: Guyse, Guyer, Gaye, Guy, Jaye, Waye, Blye, Buys, Saye, Raye

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Guye Family Origin

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Guye Family Occupations

What did your Guye ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Artist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Guye. The most common Guye occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Guye's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Guye family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Artist

  • Carpenter


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

Guye Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Guye. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Guye 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 406 immigration records available for the last name Guye. 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 339 military records available for the last name Guye. For the veterans among your Guye ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Guye Life Expectancy

What is the average Guye lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Guye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Guye in 1956 was 52, and 96 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Guye

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Guye 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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