Gormley Family History

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Gormley Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Gormghaile ‘descendant of Gormghal’, a personal name from gorm ‘noble’, ‘dark blue’ + gal ‘valor’.

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


Similar surnames: Tormey, Gooley, Wormley, Corley, Gorey, Wortley, Worsley, Ghormley

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Gormley Family Origin

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Gormley Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    13%
  • Hawker

    3%
  • Housekeeper

    3%
  • Laborer At Alkali Works

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Gormley family was Laborer At Alkali Works. Labourer, Hawker and Housekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gormley. The most common Gormley occupation in the UK was Labourer. 13% of Gormley's were Labourers.

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Gormley Historical Records

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Gormley Life Expectancy

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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