Hoadley Family History

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Hoadley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from East or West Hoathly in Sussex, so named from Old English hað (see Hoad 1) + leah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.

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

Similar surnames: Hadley, Headley, Harley, Hockley, Hindley, Horsley, Radley, Haley

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Hoadley Family Origin

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Hoadley Family Occupations

What did your Hoadley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hoadley family was Ag Labourer. The most common Hoadley occupation in the UK was Farmer. 13% of Hoadley's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hoadley.

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  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Ag Labourer


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

Hoadley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Hoadley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hoadley 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Hoadley. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Hoadley. For the veterans among your Hoadley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hoadley Life Expectancy

What is the average Hoadley lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Hoadley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Hoadley in 1941 was 34, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hoadley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hoadley 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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