Ey Name Meaning

German and Dutch: variant of Aye. variant of English: a variant spelling of Eye.

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


Similar surnames: Ney, Mey, Wey, Rey, Key, Dey, Fey, Ley, Hey, Hy

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Ey Family Origin

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Ey Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter & Joiner

    100%

In 1881, the most common Ey occupation in the UK was Carpenter & Joiner. 100% of Ey's were Carpenter & Joiners.

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Ey Historical Records

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Ey Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, Ey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Ey in 1960 was 47, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ey

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