Kelley Family History

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Kelley Name Meaning

Irish, Scottish, and English: variant spelling of Kelly.

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


Similar surnames: Kealey, Keeley, Keller, Kellem, Kenley, Selley, Jelley, Melley

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Kelley Family Origin

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Kelley Family Occupations

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

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  • Labourer

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Tailor

    2%
  • General Laborer

    1%

In 1881, the most common Kelley occupation in the UK was Labourer. 6% of Kelley's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Kelley family was General Laborer. Labourer, Coal Miner and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kelley.

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Kelley Historical Records

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Kelley Life Expectancy

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Famous Kelley Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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