Aley Name Meaning

English (Essex): probably a variant of Alley.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Ally, Axley, Faley, Avey, Arey, Baley, Caley, Paley, Eley, Ley

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Aley Family Origin

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Aley Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    20%
  • Labourer

    9%
  • Annuitant

    6%
  • Dressmaker

    6%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Aley. A less common occupation for the Aley family was Dressmaker. The most common Aley occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 20% of Aley's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Aley Historical Records

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Aley Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Aley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Aley in 1954 was 44, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Aley

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