Huy Name Meaning

German: Sorbian kinship term meaning ‘uncle’. East Asian: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Hum, Luy, Hay, Hua, Hu, Eudy, Hug, Hue, Hoy, Hy

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Huy Family Origin

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Huy Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Huy occupation in the UK was Licensed Victualler. 100% of Huy's were Licensed Victuallers.

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  • Licensed Victualler


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Huy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Huy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Huy 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 880 immigration records available for the last name Huy. 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 Huy. For the veterans among your Huy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Huy Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Huy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Huy in 1963 was 77, and 84 in 2004.

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