Seley Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Seeley.

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


Similar surnames: Sealey, Selvy, Selley, Eley, Soley, Selvey, Yeley, Beley, Sheley

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Seley Family Origin

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Seley Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    33%
  • Puplisher Clerk

    33%
  • Retired Mining Engineer

    33%

In 1881, Labourer and Puplisher Clerk were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Seley. The most common Seley occupation in the UK was Labourer. 33% of Seley's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Seley family was Retired Mining Engineer.

Source: Census data for Seley | Data not to scale

Seley Historical Records

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Seley Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Seley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Seley in 1961 was 56, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seley

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