Dynes Family History

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Dynes Name Meaning

Irish (of English origin): patronymic from Dain.

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

Similar surnames: Hynes, Dines, Haynes, Wynes, Danes, Tynes, Ayles, Mynes, Lynes, Dyes

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Dynes Family Origin

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Dynes Family Occupations

What did your Dynes ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Carpenter, Coal Porter and Coat Maker (Tailor) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dynes. The most common Dynes occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 7% of Dynes's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Dynes family was Currier & Leather Seller.

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  • Carpenter

  • Coal Porter

  • Coat Maker (Tailor)

  • Currier & Leather Seller


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Dynes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Dynes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dynes 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dynes. 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 Dynes. For the veterans among your Dynes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dynes Life Expectancy

What is the average Dynes lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Dynes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Dynes in 1947 was 69, and 94 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dynes 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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