Byles Family History

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Byles Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Biles.

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

Similar surnames: Wyles, Gyles, Boles, Bayles, Eyles, Bales, Ryles, Hyles, Pyles, Bynes

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Byles Family Origin

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Byles Family Occupations

What did your Byles ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farm Labourer, Laundress and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Byles. A less common occupation for the Byles family was Farmer. The most common Byles occupation in the UK was Farm Labourer. 7% of Byles's were Farm Labourers.

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  • Farm Labourer

  • Laundress

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Byles ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Byles Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Byles. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Byles 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 23,000 immigration records available for the last name Byles. 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 Byles. For the veterans among your Byles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Byles Life Expectancy

What is the average Byles lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Byles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Byles in 1952 was 46, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Byles

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Byles 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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