Joye Family History

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Joye Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Joy.

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

Similar surnames: Toye, Jobe, Hoye, Jaye, Foye, Noye, Coye, Boye, Jose, Joe

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Joye Family Origin

Where is the Joye family from?

Joye Family Occupations

What did your Joye ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Coroner and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Joye. The most common Joye occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Joye's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Joye family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Coroner

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming


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

Joye Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Joye. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Joye 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 675 immigration records available for the last name Joye. 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 885 military records available for the last name Joye. For the veterans among your Joye ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Joye Life Expectancy

What is the average Joye lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Joye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Joye in 1953 was 44, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Joye

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Joye 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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