Mayse Family History

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Mayse Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name May (see May).

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

Similar surnames: Mays, Masse, Moyse, Mayson, Maye, Marie, Mars, Maize, Aye, Halse

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Mayse Family Origin

Where is the Mayse family from?

Mayse Family Occupations

What did your Mayse ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Mayse occupation in the UK was Labourer. 12% of Mayse's were Labourers. Labourer, Agricultural Laborer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mayse. A less common occupation for the Mayse family was Bricklayers Labour.

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  • Labourer

  • Agricultural Laborer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Bricklayers Labour


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

Mayse Historical Records

What Mayse family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Mayse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mayse 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 390 immigration records available for the last name Mayse. 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 Mayse. For the veterans among your Mayse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mayse Life Expectancy

What is the average Mayse lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Mayse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Mayse in 1954 was 79, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mayse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mayse 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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