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Eardley Name Meaning

English (Staffordshire): habitational name, probably from a place called Ardley in Oxfordshire, named in Old English as ‘the clearing (leeah) of Eardwulf’.

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


Similar surnames: Yardley, Hartley, Barley, Radley, Padley, Farley, Badley, Fadley

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Eardley Family Origin

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Eardley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Potter

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Labourer

    4%

In 1881, Farmer, Potter and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eardley. The most common Eardley occupation in the UK was Farmer. 10% of Eardley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Eardley family was Labourer.

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Eardley Historical Records

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Eardley Life Expectancy

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