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Priestly Family Origin

Where is the Priestly family from?

Priestly Family Occupations

What did your Priestly ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Coal Miner, Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Priestly. The most common Priestly occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 8% of Priestly's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Priestly family was Annuitant.

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  • Coal Miner

    8%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    1%

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

Priestly Historical Records

What Priestly family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Priestly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Priestly 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 Priestly

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Priestly. 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 Priestly. For the veterans among your Priestly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Priestly Life Expectancy

What is the average Priestly lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Priestly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Priestly in 1954 was 50, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Priestly

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Priestly 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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