Tahy Family History

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Tahy Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Fahy, May, Hay, Kay, Day, Ray, Say, Pay, Aho, Gay

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Tahy Family Origin

Where is the Tahy family from?

Tahy Family Occupations

What did your Tahy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tahy occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Tahy's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Tahy family was Employe F. R.R.. Laborer and Brick Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tahy.

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  • Laborer

  • Brick Mason

  • Employe F. R.R.


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

Tahy Historical Records

What Tahy family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 291 census records available for the last name Tahy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tahy census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Tahy

Passenger List

There are 85 immigration records available for the last name Tahy. 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 101 military records available for the last name Tahy. For the veterans among your Tahy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tahy Life Expectancy

What is the average Tahy lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2003, in the United States, Tahy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Tahy in 1966 was 28, and 89 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tahy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tahy 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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