Labay Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Labbe ‘the priest’.

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


Similar surnames: Labat, Labby, Labar, Laban, Lamay, Rabey, Ratay, Bay, Mabey, Lally

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Labay Family Origin

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Labay Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Packer (Hats)

    17%
  • Work In Paper Mill

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Labay family was Work In Paper Mill. Farmer, Blacksmith and Packer (Hats) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Labay. The most common Labay occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Labay's were Farmers.

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Labay Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Labay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Labay in 1959 was 76, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Labay

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