Sorlie Family History

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Sorlie Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a common farm name, Sørli, composed of the elements sør ‘south’ + li ‘slope’, ‘hillside’. Scottish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Somhairle (see McSorley).

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


Similar surnames: Sollie, Storlie, Rorie, Forgie, Solin, Corrie, Solis, Gorrie, Norrie

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Sorlie Family Origin

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Sorlie Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    9%
  • Carter

    9%
  • Clerk Coachmaker

    9%
  • Formerly Toll Keeper

    9%

In 1881, the most common Sorlie occupation in the UK was Baker. 9% of Sorlie's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Sorlie family was Formerly Toll Keeper. Baker, Carter and Clerk Coachmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sorlie.

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Sorlie Historical Records

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Sorlie Life Expectancy

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