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Huay Family History

Huay 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: Hay, Hua, Quay, Hudy, Guay, Huey, Huy, Han, May, Ham

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Where is the Huay family from?

You can see how Huay families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Huay family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Huay families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1891 there was 1 Huay family living in London. This was 100% of all the recorded Huay's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Huay families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Huay surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Huay ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 112 census records available for the last name Huay. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Huay 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 31 immigration records available for the last name Huay. 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 32 military records available for the last name Huay. For the veterans among your Huay ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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