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Voyles Name Meaning

English, of Welsh origin: variant of Voyle, a nickname for a bald man or a topographic name for someone who lived by a treeless hill, from a lenited form of Welsh moel ‘bald’ or ‘treeless hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Voiles, Toles, Moyle, Voges, Voils, Vowles, Foiles, Oles, Jolles

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Voyles Family Origin

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Voyles Family Occupations

What did your Voyles ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Voyles occupation in the USA was Farmer. 70% of Voyles's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Voyles family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Voyles.

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  • Farmer

    70%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    2%

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Voyles Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Voyles Life Expectancy

What is the average Voyles lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Voyles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Voyles in 1940 was 35, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Voyles 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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