Ensley Family History

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Ensley Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Ensli or Ensle, pet forms of Anselm.

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


Similar surnames: Easley, Frensley, Eisley, Easler, Exley, Earley, Yeisley, Kensler

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Ensley Family Origin

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Ensley Family Occupations

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  • Ribbon Weaver

    38%
  • Ale Agent

    13%
  • Flour Carrier

    13%
  • Formerley Silk Weaver

    13%

In 1881, Ribbon Weaver, Ale Agent and Flour Carrier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ensley. A less common occupation for the Ensley family was Formerley Silk Weaver. The most common Ensley occupation in the UK was Ribbon Weaver. 38% of Ensley's were Ribbon Weavers.

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Ensley Historical Records

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Ensley Life Expectancy

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