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Denley Name Meaning

English: apparently a habitational name from an unidentified place, probably so named from Old English denu ‘valley’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’. It may well be an altered form of Delly End in Oxfordshire.

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


Similar surnames: Kenley, Henley, Tenley, Densley, Manley, Hensley, Hanley, Denby

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Denley Family Origin

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Denley Family Occupations

What did your Denley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Denley occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Denley's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Denley family was Labourer. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Denley.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • Stone Mason

    6%
  • Labourer

    3%

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Denley Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Denley ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Denley Life Expectancy

What is the average Denley lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, Denley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Denley in 1951 was 30, and 72 in 2004.

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