Kayes Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Kay 5.

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


Similar surnames: Kays, Bayes, Hayes, Mayes, Keyes, Kaye, Eales, Kates, Haynes, Mays

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Kayes Family Origin

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Kayes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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

Source: Census data for Kayes | Data not to scale

Kayes Historical Records

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Kayes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Kayes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Kayes in 1963 was 73, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kayes

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