Duley Family History

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Duley Name Meaning

(of Norman origin): habitational name from any of several places in Calvados, France, called Ouilly, named with the Gallo-Roman personal name Ollius + the locative suffix -acum. Possibly also an altered spelling of Dooley.

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

Similar surnames: Buley, Durley, Dudley, Murley, Dulay, Duey, Huxley, Dally, Duke

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Duley Family Origin

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Duley Family Occupations

What did your Duley ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Builders Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Duley. 24% of Duley men worked as a Builders Labourer and 83% of Duley women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Duley were Dock Labourer and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Builders Labourer
  • General Labourer
  • Dairy Farmer
  • Dock Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Domestic Duties
  • Housewife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Duley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Duley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Duley 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 Duley. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Duley. For the veterans among your Duley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Duley Life Expectancy

What is the average Duley lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Duley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Duley in 1962 was 67, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duley

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