Calverley Family History

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Calverley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Calverley in West Yorkshire, named with Old English calfra (genitive plural of calf ‘calf’) + leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Everley, Cleverly, Adderley, Carley, Marley, Calver, Atherley

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Calverley Family Origin

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Calverley Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Joiner

    4%
  • Cotton Weaver

    3%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Farmer and Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Calverley. The most common Calverley occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 5% of Calverley's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Calverley family was Cotton Weaver.

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Calverley Historical Records

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Calverley Life Expectancy

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