Hayles Family History

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Hayles Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant spelling of Hales.

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

Similar surnames: Hailes, Hayes, Hayley, Hales, Gayles, Haynes, Bayles, Hyles, Bayley

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Hayles Family Origin

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Hayles Family Occupations

What did your Hayles ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Hayles occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Hayles's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Boot Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hayles. A less common occupation for the Hayles family was Carpenter.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Labourer

  • Boot Maker

  • Carpenter


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

Hayles Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Hayles. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hayles 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Hayles. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Hayles. For the veterans among your Hayles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hayles Life Expectancy

What is the average Hayles lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hayles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Hayles in 1963 was 73, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hayles

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hayles 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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