Labay Family History

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Labay Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Labbe ‘the priest’.

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


Similar surnames: Labat, Labby, Labar, Laban, Lamay, Rabey, Ratay, Bay, Mabey, Lally

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Labay Family Origin

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Labay Family Occupations

What did your Labay ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Farm Helper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Labay. 27% of Labay men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Labay women worked as a Farm Helper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Labay were Salesman and Check Order

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    27%
  • Laborer
    9%
  • Truck Driver
    6%
  • Salesman
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Helper
    14%
  • Housework
    11%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Check Order
    4%

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

Labay Historical Records

What Labay family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Labay. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Labay 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 313 immigration records available for the last name Labay. 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 328 military records available for the last name Labay. For the veterans among your Labay ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Labay Life Expectancy

What is the average Labay lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Labay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Labay in 1959 was 76, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Labay

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Labay 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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