Findley Family History

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Findley Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Finley.

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


Similar surnames: Findlay, Fenley, Fendley, Grindley, Lindly, Fidler, Finley, Hinkley

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Findley Family Origin

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Findley Family Occupations

What did your Findley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Findley occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 3% of Findley's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Findley family was Labourer. Coal Miner, Butcher and Framework Knitter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Findley.

View Census data for Findley | Data not to scale

  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Butcher

    2%
  • Framework Knitter

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Findley ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Findley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Findley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Findley 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 Findley

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Findley. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Findley. For the veterans among your Findley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Findley Life Expectancy

What is the average Findley lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Findley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Findley in 1942 was 29, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Findley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Findley 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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