Kaley Family History

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Kaley Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Kahle. Compare Kahley or Köhler (see Kohler). English and Manx: variant spelling of Caley.

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

Similar surnames: Kealey, Kaler, Kahley, Caley, Ealey, Kalen, Kale, Kaney, Kley, Galey

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Kaley Family Origin

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Kaley Family Occupations

What did your Kaley ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm Carter and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Kaley. 7% of Kaley men worked as a Farm Carter and 57% of Kaley women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kaley were Boildermaker Boilershop Retired and Dress Machinist

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm Carter
  • Agricultivral Labourer (reter
  • Agricultural Trainer
  • Boildermaker Boilershop Retired

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Commercial Artist
  • Domestic Service
  • Dress Machinist

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Kaley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Kaley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kaley census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Kaley

Passenger List

There are 921 immigration records available for the last name Kaley. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Kaley. For the veterans among your Kaley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kaley Life Expectancy

What is the average Kaley lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Kaley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Kaley in 1950 was 49, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kaley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kaley 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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