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Where is the Mayes family from?
You can see how Mayes families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mayes family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mayes families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 540 Mayes families living in London. This was about 17% of all the recorded Mayes's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Mayes families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mayes surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Mayes. 7% of Mayes men worked as a General Labourer and 71% of Mayes women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mayes were Agricultural Labourer and Incapacitated. .