Bally Family History

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Bally Name Meaning

Swiss French: variant spelling of Bailly.

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

Similar surnames: Balli, Tally, Ally, Mally, Gally, Bayly, Baily, Balle, Hally, Lally

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Bally Family Origin

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Bally Family Occupations

What did your Bally ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farm Labourer, Gen Laborer and Laundress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bally. A less common occupation for the Bally family was Accountant. The most common Bally occupation in the UK was Farm Labourer. 8% of Bally's were Farm Labourers.

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  • Farm Labourer

  • Gen Laborer

  • Laundress

  • Accountant


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

Bally Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Bally. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bally 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bally. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bally. For the veterans among your Bally ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bally Life Expectancy

What is the average Bally lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bally life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Bally in 1962 was 39, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bally

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bally 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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