Joly Name Meaning

French: variant spelling of Jolly.

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


Similar surnames: Goldy, Jory, July, Joy, Sole, Poli, Bol, Poley, Poll, Jolly

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Joly Family Origin

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Joly Family Occupations

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  • Publican

    33%
  • Shoemaker

    33%
  • Wine & Spirit Merchant

    33%

In 1881, Publican and Shoemaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Joly. A less common occupation for the Joly family was Wine & Spirit Merchant. The most common Joly occupation in the UK was Publican. 33% of Joly's were Publicans.

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Joly Historical Records

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Joly Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, Joly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Joly in 1940 was 34, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Joly

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