Cy Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Hy, Ey, Ly, Sy, Ty, Ky, Dy, Uy, Ji, Lu

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Cy Family Origin

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Cy Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Cy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Cy's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

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Cy Historical Records

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Cy Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cy 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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