Faile Name Meaning

Possibly a variant spelling of English or Scottish Fail. French: of uncertain origin. It may be from Fail, a domain name mentioned by Dauzat. Alternatively, it may be a variant of Faille.

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


Similar surnames: Fail, Faille, Haile, File, Saile, Faine, Vaile, Baile, Fain, Cale

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Faile Family Origin

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Faile Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Works In Farm

    10%
  • At Home

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Faile occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Faile's were Farmers. Farmer, Works In Farm and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Faile. A less common occupation for the Faile family was Blacksmith.

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Faile Historical Records

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Faile Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Faile life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1961. The average life expectancy for Faile in 1950 was 36, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Faile

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