Utley Family History

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Utley Name Meaning

English (South Yorkshire): habitational name from Utley, a place in West Yorkshire, near Keighley, named from the Old English personal name Utta + Old English leah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.

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

Similar surnames: Batley, Nutley, Huxley, Ousley, Paley, Coley, Hulley, Hatley, Lumley

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Utley Family Origin

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Utley Family Occupations

What did your Utley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Utley family was Blacksmith. The most common Utley occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 12% of Utley's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Grocer and Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Utley.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Grocer

  • Stone Mason

  • Blacksmith


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

Utley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 41,000 census records available for the last name Utley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Utley 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Utley. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Utley. For the veterans among your Utley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Utley Life Expectancy

What is the average Utley lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Utley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Utley in 1951 was 42, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Utley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Utley 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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