Findlay Family History

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Findlay Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Finley.

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


Similar surnames: Finlay, Findley, Lindly, Dunlay, Hinely, Imlay, Binkley, Munday

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Findlay Family Origin

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Findlay Family Occupations

What did your Findlay ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Findlay family was Coal Miner. Fisherman, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Findlay. The most common Findlay occupation in the UK was Fisherman. 6% of Findlay's were Fishermans.

View Census data for Findlay | Data not to scale

  • Fisherman

    6%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    2%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Findlay ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Findlay Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Findlay. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Findlay 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Findlay. 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 Findlay. For the veterans among your Findlay ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Findlay Life Expectancy

What is the average Findlay lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Findlay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Findlay in 1946 was 36, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Findlay

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Findlay 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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