Redcay Family History

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Redcay Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of German and Polish Radke.

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

Similar surnames: Ratay, Remley, Reder, Leday, Bednar, Reddix, Friday, Redic, Rodway

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Redcay Family Origin

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Redcay Family Occupations

What did your Redcay ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Redcay family was Cattle Dealer. Farmer, Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Redcay. The most common Redcay occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Redcay's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Butcher

  • Carpenter

  • Cattle Dealer


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

Redcay Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Redcay Life Expectancy

What is the average Redcay lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Redcay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Redcay in 1951 was 67, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Redcay

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Redcay 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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