Fye Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fiaich (see Fee). Americanized spelling of German Fey.

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


Similar surnames: Fee, Aye, Fyke, Kye, Dyer, Tye, Frye, Nee, Faw, Faye

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Fye Family Origin

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Fye Family Occupations

What did your Fye ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Genl Lab, Iron Ore Miner and Joiners Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fye. The most common Fye occupation in the UK was Genl Lab. 14% of Fye's were Genl Labs. A less common occupation for the Fye family was Labourer.

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  • Genl Lab

    14%
  • Iron Ore Miner

    14%
  • Joiners Labourer

    14%
  • Labourer

    14%

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Fye Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Fye Life Expectancy

What is the average Fye lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Fye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Fye in 1944 was 33, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fye

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fye 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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