Vayo Family History

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Vayo Name Meaning

Catalan (Vayó): probably variant of Catalan Batlló (alongside the variants Bayó and Balló), an occupational name from a derivative of Catalan batlle ‘bailiff’ or ‘mayor’. This variant is nowadays not found in Catalonia. Spanish: perhaps variant of Bayo, of uncertain origin.

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

Similar surnames: Rayo, Ayo, Cato, Mayol, Vago, Cayo, Mayo, Vasco, Hayn, Bay

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Vayo Family Origin

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Vayo Family Occupations

What did your Vayo ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Vayo family was Laborer. The most common Vayo occupation in the USA was Boarding Housekeeper. 17% of Vayo's were Boarding Housekeepers. Boarding Housekeeper, Commercial Trav. and Foreman Lithograph were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vayo.

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  • Boarding Housekeeper

  • Commercial Trav.

  • Foreman Lithograph

  • Laborer


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Vayo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 988 census records available for the last name Vayo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vayo census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 166 immigration records available for the last name Vayo. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 428 military records available for the last name Vayo. For the veterans among your Vayo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vayo Life Expectancy

What is the average Vayo lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Vayo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Vayo in 1963 was 74, and 74 in 2004.

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