Blakeley Family History

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Blakeley Name Meaning

English (mainly West Yorkshire and Lancashire): from any of several places so named in Staffordshire, Cheshire, Derbyshire, Cumbria, and elsewhere (see Blakely).

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


Similar surnames: Blakeney, Blakely, Blakley, Barley, Madeley, Bulkeley, Bickley

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Blakeley Family Origin

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Blakeley Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Cloth Finisher

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Cloth Finisher and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blakeley. A less common occupation for the Blakeley family was Annuitant. The most common Blakeley occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 5% of Blakeley's were Coal Miners.

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Blakeley Historical Records

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Blakeley Life Expectancy

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