Yeats Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: variant spelling of Yates.

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


Similar surnames: Yeatts, Yeates, Keats, Beaty, Keath, Keatts, Beans, Reams, Neals

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Yeats Family Origin

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Yeats Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Works On Farm

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Works On Farm and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yeats. A less common occupation for the Yeats family was Keeping House. The most common Yeats occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Yeats's were Farmers.

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Yeats Historical Records

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Yeats Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Yeats life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Yeats in 1962 was 75, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yeats

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