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Origins of the Vye surname

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About the Vyes

We have a total number of 2461 records for people with the last name Vye.

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Where do most Vyes live?

In 1921, most Vyes lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Vyes

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 2,210 records for the Vye surname. The oldest one dates back to 1840.

Who were Vyes most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Vye first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Vyes

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Vyes in 1921


General Servant Domestic


Domestic Servant


Living On Own Means




Common Male occupations for Vyes in 1921
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