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Fyhe Family History

Fyhe Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Fye, Fyke, Fyfe, He, Rye, Hyde, Lye, Fuse, Foyle, Kye

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Where is the Fyhe family from?

You can see how Fyhe families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Fyhe family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1840 and 1871. The most Fyhe families were found in USA in 1840, and Scotland in 1871. In 1871 there was 1 Fyhe family living in Lanarkshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Fyhe's in Scotland. Lanarkshire had the highest population of Fyhe families in 1871.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Fyhe surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Fyhe ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Fyhe ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 14 census records available for the last name Fyhe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fyhe census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2 immigration records available for the last name Fyhe. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1 military records available for the last name Fyhe. For the veterans among your Fyhe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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