Papay Family History

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Papay Name Meaning

Hungarian (Pápay): habitational name for someone from any of various places called Pápa in western Hungary.

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


Similar surnames: Papa, Pataky, Lapa, Maday, Patak, Pray, Aday, Paar, Para, Paty

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Papay Family Origin

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Papay Family Occupations

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Papay Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Papay Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Papay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Papay in 1960 was 45, and 54 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Papay 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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