Guye Family History

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Guye Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Guy.

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


Similar surnames: Guyse, Guyer, Gaye, Guy, Jaye, Waye, Blye, Buys, Saye, Raye

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Guye Family Origin

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Guye Family Occupations

What did your Guye ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Brewers Drayman (heavy) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Guye. 17% of Guye men worked as a Brewers Drayman (heavy) and 50% of Guye women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Guye were Journalist (sporti and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Brewers Drayman (heavy)
    17%
  • Captain Late Butt Highland Light
    17%
  • Company Director City Merchant importer Of Fancy Goods
    17%
  • Journalist (sporti
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Bank Shortland Typist
    10%
  • Companion Help
    10%
  • Housewife
    10%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Guye Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Guye. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Guye 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 406 immigration records available for the last name Guye. 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 339 military records available for the last name Guye. For the veterans among your Guye ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Guye Life Expectancy

What is the average Guye lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Guye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Guye in 1956 was 52, and 96 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Guye

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Guye 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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