Guynes Family History

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Guynes Name Meaning

Origin uncertain; perhaps a variant of Irish Guinness, a reduced form of McGinnis. This name is found predominantly in TX.

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

Similar surnames: Haynes, Guynn, Mynes, Guiles, Gaines, Goyne, Guiney, Guinee, Rhynes

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Guynes Family Origin

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Guynes Family Occupations

What did your Guynes ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Carpenter and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Guynes. 12% of Guynes men worked as a Carpenter and 58% of Guynes women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Guynes were Electrician (housewiring) and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Carpenter
  • Coal Carman
  • Dealer In Antiques
  • Electrician (housewiring)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Ating Maid
  • Domestic Work Paid)
  • Housewife

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

Guynes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Guynes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Guynes 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 253 immigration records available for the last name Guynes. 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 859 military records available for the last name Guynes. For the veterans among your Guynes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Guynes Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Guynes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Guynes in 1945 was 27, and 70 in 2004.

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