Roye Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Roy.

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


Similar surnames: Royse, Joye, Hoye, Foye, Coye, Toye, Raye, Roy, Rone, Noye

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Roye Family Origin

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Roye Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    14%
  • Almswoman

    14%
  • Blacksmith

    14%
  • Cotton Merchant (Dlr)

    14%

In 1881, the most common Roye occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 14% of Roye's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Almswoman and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roye. A less common occupation for the Roye family was Cotton Merchant (Dlr).

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Roye Historical Records

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Roye Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Roye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Roye in 1957 was 56, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roye

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