Pixley Family History

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Pixley Name Meaning

Probably an English habitational name from places so called in Herefordshire and Shropshire, the former being named in Old English with the personal name Peoht + leah ‘woodland’, ‘clearing in a wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Pilley, Willey, Huxley, Tilley, Gidley, Loxley, Iley, Wigley, Oxley

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Pixley Family Origin

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Pixley Family Occupations

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  • Bullion Broker J P

    10%
  • Bullion Broker JP

    10%
  • Engine Driver

    10%
  • Grocer And Draper

    10%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Pixley family was Grocer And Draper. Bullion Broker J P, Bullion Broker JP and Engine Driver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pixley. The most common Pixley occupation in the UK was Bullion Broker J P. 10% of Pixley's were Bullion Broker J Ps.

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Pixley Historical Records

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Pixley Life Expectancy

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