Peay Name Meaning

English: possibly a variant of Pay 1.

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


Similar surnames: Pay, Peary, Pray, Peak, Reay, Pear, Peal, Keay, Pere, Peavy

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Peay Family Origin

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Peay Family Occupations

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  • Baker Biscuit Factory

    25%
  • Gardener M

    25%
  • M Gardener

    25%
  • Pork Butcher (1 Man)

    25%

In 1881, the most common Peay occupation in the UK was Baker Biscuit Factory. 25% of Peay's were Baker Biscuit Factorys. Baker Biscuit Factory, Gardener M and M Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peay. A less common occupation for the Peay family was Pork Butcher (1 Man).

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Peay Historical Records

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Peay Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Peay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Peay in 1947 was 37, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Peay

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