Easterly Family History

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Easterly Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Oesterle or a variant of the English topographic name Eastley, from Old English east ‘east’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

Similar surnames: Easter, Master, Heatherly, Castell, Easterlin, Esterly, Laster

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Easterly Family Origin

Where is the Easterly family from?

Easterly Family Occupations

What did your Easterly ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bank Director and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Easterly. 10% of Easterly men worked as a Bank Director and 55% of Easterly women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Easterly were Ironstone Miner Unemployed and Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bank Director
  • Foreman Commission Wool
  • General Labourer
  • Ironstone Miner Unemployed

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Duties
  • Hose Copper For Fire Hose
  • Private Means

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

Easterly Historical Records

What Easterly family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Easterly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Easterly census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Easterly

Passenger List

There are 353 immigration records available for the last name Easterly. 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 Easterly. For the veterans among your Easterly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Easterly Life Expectancy

What is the average Easterly lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Easterly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Easterly in 1948 was 48, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Easterly

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Easterly 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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