Haye Name Meaning

Dutch and Frisian: from a personal name, Frisian Hajo, Germanic Haio; or from a short form of the feminine name Hadewig, composed of the elements hadu ‘battle’, ‘strife’ + wig ‘war’. German: variant of Hey 4, 5. French: topographic name from Old French haye ‘hedge’. Scottish and English: variant spelling of Hay 1–3.

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


Similar surnames: Hay, Hake, Hayer, Hayes, Hale, Hare, Aye, Hage, Heye, Haze

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Haye Family Origin

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Haye Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    6%
  • Dress Maker

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Bricksetter

    3%

In 1881, Annuitant, Dress Maker and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haye. A less common occupation for the Haye family was Bricksetter. The most common Haye occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 6% of Haye's were Annuitants.

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Haye Historical Records

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Haye Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, Haye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Haye in 1951 was 41, and 61 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haye

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