Seay Name Meaning

Scottish or Irish:

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


Similar surnames: Shaw, Sealy, Keay, Stay, Near, Shay, Neary, Fealy, Kean, Bean

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Seay Family Origin

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Seay Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seay. A less common occupation for the Seay family was Keeping House. The most common Seay occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Seay's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Seay | Data not to scale

Seay Historical Records

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Seay Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Seay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Seay in 1943 was 46, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seay

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