Fairleigh Family History

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Fairleigh Name Meaning

English: possibly a variant of Scottish Fairley.

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

Similar surnames: Farleigh, Fairley, Faile, Fairlie, Fairless, Reigh, Sleigh, Wadleigh

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Fairleigh Family Origin

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Fairleigh Family Occupations

What did your Fairleigh ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Army Retired and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Fairleigh. 12% of Fairleigh men worked as an Army Retired and 75% of Fairleigh women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Fairleigh were Charge Engineer Electric and Unpaid Domestic Duties Substation H

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Army Retired
  • Borter Fitter Staff
  • Cafe Proprietor
  • Charge Engineer Electric

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Radio Melds Corting Bd
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties Substation H

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

Fairleigh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Fairleigh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fairleigh 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 255 immigration records available for the last name Fairleigh. 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 976 military records available for the last name Fairleigh. For the veterans among your Fairleigh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fairleigh Life Expectancy

What is the average Fairleigh lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Fairleigh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Fairleigh in 1957 was 28, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fairleigh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fairleigh 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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