Ousley Family History

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Ousley Name Meaning

Southern English: apparently a habitational name from an unidentified place, perhaps a compound of the river name Ouse (Old English Usa, of ancient British origin, from ud- ‘water’) + Old English leah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Housley, Osley, Huxley, Sousley, Dudley, Hussey, Oakley, Causley

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Ousley Family Origin

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Ousley Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labr

    4%
  • Carter

    4%
  • Coach Wheeler

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Ousley family was Coach Wheeler. The most common Ousley occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Ousley's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Agricultural Labr and Carter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ousley.

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Ousley Historical Records

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Ousley Life Expectancy

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