Snay Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of Schnee.

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


Similar surnames: Nay, Andy, Shaw, Senay, Shy, Sas, Smay, Stan, Stay, Skau

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Snay Family Origin

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Snay Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Snay family was Blacksmith. The most common Snay occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Snay's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Snay.

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Snay Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Snay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Snay in 1950 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Snay

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