Boardley Family History

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Boardley Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Bordley.

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

Similar surnames: Bordley, Bruley, Headley, Gorley, Goodley, Broadley, Barley, Bayley

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Boardley Family Origin

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Boardley Family Occupations

What did your Boardley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Boardley family was Labourer. The most common Boardley occupation in the UK was Carter. 14% of Boardley's were Carters. Carter, Coal Miner and Iron Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boardley.

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  • Carter

  • Coal Miner

  • Iron Miner

  • Labourer


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

Boardley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Boardley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boardley 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 126 immigration records available for the last name Boardley. 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 537 military records available for the last name Boardley. For the veterans among your Boardley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boardley Life Expectancy

What is the average Boardley lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Boardley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Boardley in 1953 was 49, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boardley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Boardley 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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