Apsey Family History

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Apsey Name Meaning

English: of uncertain derivation; perhaps a variant of Apsley, a habitational name from a place named Apsley or Aspley (in Bedfordshire), from Old English æspe, æpse ‘aspen’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

Similar surnames: Apley, Ansley, Lapsley, Abney, Adley, Arney, Massey, Asby, Ailey

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Apsey Family Origin

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Apsey Family Occupations

What did your Apsey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Apsey occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 4% of Apsey's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Apsey family was Sawyer. Carpenter, Farmer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Apsey.

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  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Grocer

  • Sawyer


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

Apsey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Apsey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Apsey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 547 immigration records available for the last name Apsey. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 623 military records available for the last name Apsey. For the veterans among your Apsey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Apsey Life Expectancy

What is the average Apsey lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2003, in the United States, Apsey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Apsey in 1956 was 53, and 50 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Apsey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Apsey ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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