Days Name Meaning

Welsh: patronymic from the personal name Dai, a pet form of Dafydd (see David), with the redundant addition of the English patronymic suffix -s.

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


Similar surnames: Day, Mays, Dade, Daws, Aye, Kays, Bay, Mars, Bays, Kaps

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Days Family Origin

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Days Family Occupations

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In 1881, Needle Polisher, Agricultural Labourer and Blake Hook Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Days. A less common occupation for the Days family was Brushmaker. The most common Days occupation in the UK was Needle Polisher. 13% of Days's were Needle Polishers.

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  • Needle Polisher

    13%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Blake Hook Maker

    6%
  • Brushmaker

    6%

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Days Historical Records

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Days Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, Days life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Days in 1951 was 42, and 74 in 2004.

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