Joyse Family History

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Joyse 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: Joyce, Royse, Moyse, Jose, Boyse, Joye, Rose, House, Boyce, Fosse

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Joyse Family Origin

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Joyse Family Occupations

What did your Joyse ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Joyse. 34% of Joyse men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Joyse women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Joyse were Mechanic and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Farmer
  • Mechanic

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Secretary
  • Teacher
  • New Worker

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Joyse Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Joyse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Joyse 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 183 immigration records available for the last name Joyse. 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 72 military records available for the last name Joyse. For the veterans among your Joyse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Joyse Life Expectancy

What is the average Joyse lifespan?

Average Joyse life expectancy in 2001 was 81 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

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