Eyre Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Ayer.

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


Similar surnames: Ayre, Wyre, Eyres, Tyre, Eure, Ey, Hyde, Byrd, Nyce, Keyte

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Eyre Family Origin

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Eyre Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Labourer

    2%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Coal Miner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eyre. The most common Eyre occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Eyre's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Eyre family was Annuitant.

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Eyre Historical Records

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Eyre Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Eyre life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Eyre in 1943 was 33, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eyre

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