Millay Family History

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Millay Name Meaning

Perhaps a respelling of Millais, an English habitational name of Norman origin, from Miliez in Nord, or French Millet.

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


Similar surnames: Milley, Dilday, Dilly, Millan, Billy, Cilley, Millen, Molla, Lilly

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Millay Family Origin

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Millay Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    33%
  • Formerly Cook

    33%
  • Hammerman Iron Works

    33%

In 1881, Coal Miner and Formerly Cook were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Millay. The most common Millay occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 33% of Millay's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Millay family was Hammerman Iron Works.

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Millay Life Expectancy

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