Goatley Family History

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Goatley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Goatley in Northiam, Sussex, so named from Old English gat ‘goat’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Oatley, Gateley, Hoadley, Batley, Godley, Gailey, Ottley, Whatley

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Goatley Family Origin

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Goatley Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Boat Builder

    5%
  • Fisherman

    5%
  • Gardener

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Goatley family was Gardener. Agricultural Labourer, Boat Builder and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goatley. The most common Goatley occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Goatley's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Goatley Historical Records

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Goatley Life Expectancy

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