Esmay Name Meaning

English: variant of Ismay, from a medieval female personal name of uncertain origin.

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


Similar surnames: Osman, May, Say, Elman, Smay, Estey, Essary, Edman, Emma, Mesman

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Esmay Family Origin

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Esmay Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Works In Plaining Mill

    8%
  • Artist

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Esmay family was Artist. The most common Esmay occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Esmay's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Works In Plaining Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Esmay.

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Esmay Historical Records

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Esmay Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Esmay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Esmay in 1956 was 52, and 93 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Esmay

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