Solley Family History

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Solley Name Meaning

English (Kent): unexplained. Compare Solly.

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


Similar surnames: Solly, Soley, Holley, Lolley, Boxley, Tolley, Polley, Olley, Swilley

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Solley Family Origin

Where is the Solley family from?

Solley Family Occupations

What did your Solley ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bank Manager Retired and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Solley. 2% of Solley men worked as a Bank Manager Retired and 56% of Solley women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Solley were Aircraft Dranghteman and Household Duties (unpaid)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bank Manager Retired
    2%
  • Farmworker
    2%
  • Incapacitated
    2%
  • Aircraft Dranghteman
    1%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    56%
  • Domestic Duties
    2%
  • Domestic Servant
    2%
  • Household Duties (unpaid)
    2%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Solley Historical Records

What Solley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Solley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Solley 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 Solley

Passenger List

There are 986 immigration records available for the last name Solley. 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 Solley. For the veterans among your Solley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Solley Life Expectancy

What is the average Solley lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Solley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Solley in 1952 was 47, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Solley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Solley 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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