Levay Family History

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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

Similar surnames: Arvay, Leray, Lemay, Sevy, Levis, Delay, Lesky, Lever, Leva, Levan

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Levay Family Origin

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Levay Family Occupations

What did your Levay ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Works In Cotton Mill


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Levay Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Levay. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Levay 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Levay. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Levay. For the veterans among your Levay ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Levay Life Expectancy

What is the average Levay lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Levay 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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