Byer Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Byers.

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


Similar surnames: Bier, Byers, Buyer, Eyer, Wyer, Bryer, Tier, Boyer, Beyer, Buer

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Byer Family Origin

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Byer Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    27%
  • Baker

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Gardeners Labourer (N D)

    9%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Baker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Byer. The most common Byer occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 27% of Byer's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Byer family was Gardeners Labourer (N D).

Source: Census data for Byer | Data not to scale

Byer Historical Records

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Byer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Byer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Byer in 1944 was 46, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Byer

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