Joye Family History

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Joye Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Joy.

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

Similar surnames: Toye, Jobe, Hoye, Jaye, Foye, Noye, Coye, Boye, Jose, Joe

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Joye Family Origin

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Joye Family Occupations

What did your Joye ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, passenger Road Transport and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Joye. 3% of Joye men worked as a passenger Road Transport and 65% of Joye women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Joye were Builders Labourer and Assistant Matron

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • passenger Road Transport
  • Ac 2
  • Bank Clerk
  • Builders Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Incapacitated
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Assistant Matron

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

Joye Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Joye. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Joye 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 675 immigration records available for the last name Joye. 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 885 military records available for the last name Joye. For the veterans among your Joye ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Joye Life Expectancy

What is the average Joye lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Joye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Joye in 1953 was 44, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Joye

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Joye 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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