Toye Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Toy 1. Irish: variant of Towey. (The English name is also present in Ireland.) French: variant spelling of Toy. French (Toyé): habitational name for someone from To(u)ya, a region in southwestern France (Bearn). As a French name, this is associated first with the Waldensians, a group of religious reformers founded by Valdensius of Lyon, France, in the 12th century, and second with the Huguenots.

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


Similar surnames: Toy, Boye, Tobe, Tone, Foye, Hoye, Tye, Loye, Goy, Hope

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Toye Family Origin

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Toye Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Copper Miner

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Iron Dresser

    3%

In 1881, the most common Toye occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 3% of Toye's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Copper Miner and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Toye. A less common occupation for the Toye family was Iron Dresser.

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Toye Historical Records

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Toye Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, Toye life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Toye in 1956 was 34, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Toye

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