Bayless Family History

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Bayless Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Bayliss.

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

Similar surnames: Bayles, Bales, Baylis, Byles, Gayles, Bayley, Baynes, Bailes, Balles

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Bayless Family Origin

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Bayless Family Occupations

What did your Bayless ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Carpenter and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Bayless. 2% of Bayless men worked as a Carpenter and 47% of Bayless women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bayless were House Painter and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Carpenter
  • General Labourer
  • Heavy Worker Gentlelabourer
  • House Painter

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Incapacitated
  • Domestic Duties

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

Bayless Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 31,000 census records available for the last name Bayless. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bayless 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bayless. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Bayless. For the veterans among your Bayless ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bayless Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Bayless life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Bayless in 1943 was 24, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bayless

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bayless 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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