Mayse Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name May (see May).

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


Similar surnames: Mays, Masse, Moyse, Mayson, Maye, Marie, Mars, Maize, Aye, Halse

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Mayse Family Origin

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Mayse Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mayse family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mayse. The most common Mayse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Mayse's were Farmers.

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Mayse Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Mayse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Mayse in 1954 was 79, and 63 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mayse

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