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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

What did your Days ancestors do for a living?

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

View Census data for Days | Data not to scale

  • Needle Polisher

    13%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Blake Hook Maker

    6%
  • Brushmaker

    6%

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

Days Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Days. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Days 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Days. 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 Days. For the veterans among your Days ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Days Life Expectancy

What is the average Days lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Days

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Days 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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