When Christian F. Eye Jr. was born in 1810, in Pendleton, Virginia, United States, his father, Christian Eye Sr, was 35 and his mother, Elizabeth Propst, was 35. He married Anastasia Armstrong on 24 May 1841, in Pendleton, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in West Virginia, United States in 1870 and Sugar Grove, Pendleton, West Virginia, United States in 1880. He died on 1 December 1891, in Pendleton, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Pendleton, West Virginia, United States.
English: habitational name from any of at least three places called Eye (Suffolk, Northamptonshire, Herefordshire), or possibly a topographic name for someone who lived on low-lying land partly surrounded by water or marsh or an island, from Middle English eye (Old English ēg). Compare Nye , Rea , and Rye . This surname has now died out in Britain.
Norwegian: variant of Eie, from Eide .
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