Jayroe Family History

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Jayroe Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Gerou or Giraud, or of a variant of either.

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


Similar surnames: Jarboe, Jahr, Laroe, Jaros, Carron, Jayne, Tarte, Jacko, Garrow, Joe

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Jayroe Family Origin

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Jayroe Family Occupations

What did your Jayroe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Jayroe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 73% of Jayroe's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jayroe family was Works In Farm. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jayroe.

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  • Farmer

    73%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Works In Farm

    7%

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

Jayroe Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Jayroe Life Expectancy

What is the average Jayroe lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Jayroe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1942. The average life expectancy for Jayroe in 1942 was 100, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jayroe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jayroe 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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