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Horsey Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Norfolk, Somerset, and Sussex, so named from Old English hors ‘horse’ (perhaps a byname) + eg ‘island’, ‘low-lying land’.

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


Similar surnames: Horsley, Hursey, Forsey, Cossey, Corney, Harley, Horney, Morley

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Horsey Family Origin

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Horsey Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Dairyman

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Horsey occupation in the UK was Farmer. 4% of Horsey's were Farmers. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Dairyman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Horsey. A less common occupation for the Horsey family was Labourer.

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Horsey Historical Records

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Horsey Life Expectancy

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