Hunsley Family History

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Hunsley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from High and Low Hunsley in East Yorkshire, named with an unattested Old English personal name Hund ‘hound’ + leah ‘wood’, ‘glade’.

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


Similar surnames: Hansley, Hensley, Huntley, Hughley, Hanley, Tinsley, Hemsley, Huxley

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Hunsley Family Origin

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Hunsley Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Annuitant

    5%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    5%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Annuitant and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hunsley. A less common occupation for the Hunsley family was Coal Miner. The most common Hunsley occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Hunsley's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Hunsley Historical Records

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Hunsley Life Expectancy

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