Phy Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

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


Similar surnames: Pay, Suhy, Goy, Hoy, Ewy, Oppy, Hy, Kay, Cho, Pla

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Phy Family Origin

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Phy Family Occupations

What did your Phy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Phy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Phy's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Phy. A less common occupation for the Phy family was Engineer.

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Engineer

    6%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Phy ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Phy Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Phy Life Expectancy

What is the average Phy lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Phy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Phy in 1958 was 70, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Phy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Phy 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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