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Paylor Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): occupational name for a maker of pots and pans, from an agent derivative of Middle English pail(e) (Old French paelle ‘frying pan’, ‘cooking pan’).

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


Similar surnames: Naylor, Aylor, Saylor, Taylor, Pastor, Meylor, Payeur, Payton, Tailor

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Paylor Family Origin

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Paylor Family Occupations

What did your Paylor ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paylor. The most common Paylor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Paylor's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Paylor family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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Paylor Historical Records

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Paylor Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, Paylor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Paylor in 1949 was 44, and 64 in 2004.

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