Pasley Family History

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Pasley Name Meaning

English: variant of Parsley. Scottish: variant of Paisley. Black suggests also that some examples of Pasley and Paisley may be derived from a place known as Pasley or Howpasley, in the Borders region. Possibly an altered spelling of German Pasler, a variant of Basler, or of Pässler, an occupational name, from an agent derivative of basteln ‘to do handicraft’.

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


Similar surnames: Paley, Pashley, Parsley, Galley, Paisley, Pawley, Paster, Pauley

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Pasley Family Origin

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Pasley Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Accountant & Mining Engr & Bachelor Arts

    3%
  • Baronet K.C.B. Admiral (Retired)

    3%
  • Bengal Civil Service (Retired)

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Pasley family was Bengal Civil Service (Retired). The most common Pasley occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Pasley's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Accountant & Mining Engr & Bachelor Arts and Baronet K.C.B. Admiral (Retired) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pasley.

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Pasley Historical Records

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Pasley Life Expectancy

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