Alyea Family History

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Alyea Name Meaning

Americanized form of a French Canadian name, probably Allier (of Germanic origin, from adalhari ‘noble army’) or Elier, Hélier, variants of Hilaire (see Hillary).

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


Similar surnames: Elyea, Alger, Alley, Cayea, Alder, Alles, Alber, Aye, Beyea, Belyea

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Alyea Family Origin

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Alyea Family Occupations

What did your Alyea ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Typist were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Alyea. 21% of Alyea men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Alyea women worked as a Typist. Some less common occupations for Americans named Alyea were Salesman and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    21%
  • Farmer
    12%
  • Farming
    11%
  • Salesman
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Typist
    22%
  • Housework
    16%
  • Seamstress
    11%
  • Secretary
    11%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Alyea Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Alyea. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alyea 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 294 immigration records available for the last name Alyea. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 994 military records available for the last name Alyea. For the veterans among your Alyea ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Alyea Life Expectancy

What is the average Alyea lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Alyea life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Alyea in 1959 was 60, and 88 in 2004.

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