Levay Name Meaning

Hungarian (Lévay): habitational name for someone from a place called Léva in former Bars county.

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

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Levay Family Origin

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Levay Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Works In Cotton Mill

    33%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Levay family was Works In Cotton Mill. The most common Levay occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 33% of Levay's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Levay.

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Levay Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Levay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Levay in 1959 was 55, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Levay

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