Toye Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Toy 1. Irish: variant of Towey. (The English name is also present in Ireland.) French: variant spelling of Toy. French (Toyé): habitational name for someone from To(u)ya, a region in southwestern France (Bearn). As a French name, this is associated first with the Waldensians, a group of religious reformers founded by Valdensius of Lyon, France, in the 12th century, and second with the Huguenots.

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

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Toye Family Origin

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Toye Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Works Currying

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Toye family was Works Currying. Blacksmith, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Toye. The most common Toye occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 13% of Toye's were Blacksmiths.

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Toye Historical Records

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Toye Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Toye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Toye in 1956 was 34, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Toye

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