Aye Name Meaning

German and Dutch: patronymic from a short form of a Germanic (Frisian) personal name with agi ‘sword’ as its first element. Scottish: from a shortened form of the Gaelic personal name Adhamh ‘Adam’.

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

Similar surnames: Haye, Ace, Ade, Tye, Ale, Axe, Kye, Fye, Pye, Dye

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Aye Family Origin

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Aye Family Occupations

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In 1939, Assistant Manager Co Ltd Pearl Assurance and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Aye. 12% of Aye men worked as an Assistant Manager Co Ltd Pearl Assurance and 29% of Aye women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Aye were Maching Attendant Enging Room and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Assistant Manager Co Ltd Pearl Assurance
  • Commercial Traveller Wedding Ring Maker
  • Insurance Branch Manager (composite Office)
  • Maching Attendant Enging Room

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Assistant Millinery Dept
  • Domestic Servant

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

Aye Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Aye. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aye 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 679 immigration records available for the last name Aye. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Aye. For the veterans among your Aye ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Aye Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Aye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Aye in 1960 was 63, and 72 in 2004.

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