Haye Family History

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Haye Name Meaning

Dutch and Frisian: from a personal name, Frisian Hajo, Germanic Haio; or from a short form of the feminine name Hadewig, composed of the elements hadu ‘battle’, ‘strife’ + wig ‘war’. German: variant of Hey 4, 5. French: topographic name from Old French haye ‘hedge’. Scottish and English: variant spelling of Hay 1–3.

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


Similar surnames: Hay, Hake, Hayer, Hayes, Hale, Hare, Aye, Hage, Heye, Haze

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Haye Family Origin

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Haye Family Occupations

What did your Haye ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Haye family was Miner. The most common Haye occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Haye's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haye.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Miner

    6%

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

Haye Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Haye. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haye 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Haye. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Haye. For the veterans among your Haye ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Haye Life Expectancy

What is the average Haye lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Haye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Haye in 1951 was 41, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haye

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Haye 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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