Hunley Family History

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Hunley Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Hundley. This is a common name in TN.

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

Similar surnames: Hanley, Hurley, Henley, Buley, Hulley, Hunsley, Huxley, Hundley

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Hunley Family Origin

Where is the Hunley family from?

Hunley Family Occupations

What did your Hunley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, General Laborer, L B R Fireman and Lodging House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hunley. A less common occupation for the Hunley family was Miller. The most common Hunley occupation in the UK was General Laborer. 20% of Hunley's were General Laborers.

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  • General Laborer

  • L B R Fireman

  • Lodging House Keeper

  • Miller


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

Hunley Historical Records

What Hunley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Hunley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hunley 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hunley. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Hunley. For the veterans among your Hunley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hunley Life Expectancy

What is the average Hunley lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hunley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Hunley in 1954 was 62, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hunley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hunley 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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