Peay Name Meaning

English: possibly a variant of Pay 1.

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

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Peay Family Origin

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Peay Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Works On Farm

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peay. A less common occupation for the Peay family was Works On Farm. The most common Peay occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Peay's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Peay | Data not to scale

Peay Historical Records

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Peay Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Peay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Peay in 1947 was 37, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peay

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