Stockley Family History

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Stockley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places, for example in Devon, County Durham, and Staffordshire, called Stockleigh or Stockley, from Old English stocc ‘tree trunk’ + leah ‘clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Hockley, Shockley, Stickley, Stokey, Shackley, Buckley, Studley

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Stockley Family Origin

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Stockley Family Occupations

What did your Stockley ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Stockley. 2% of Stockley men worked as a Farm Labourer and 55% of Stockley women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Stockley were Gardener and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm Labourer
    2%
  • General Labourer
    2%
  • Builders Labourer
    1%
  • Gardener
    1%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    55%
  • Housewife
    2%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    2%
  • Incapacitated
    2%

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

Stockley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 30,000 census records available for the last name Stockley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stockley census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Stockley. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Stockley. For the veterans among your Stockley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stockley Life Expectancy

What is the average Stockley lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Stockley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Stockley in 1953 was 53, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stockley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stockley 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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