Veley Family History

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Veley Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from Velly in Devon.

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

Similar surnames: Verley, Eley, Axley, Velez, Pedley, Ailey, Emley, Utley, Demey, Selby

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Veley Family Origin

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Veley Family Occupations

What did your Veley ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Veley.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Veley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Veley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Veley 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 257 immigration records available for the last name Veley. 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 578 military records available for the last name Veley. For the veterans among your Veley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Veley Life Expectancy

What is the average Veley lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Veley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Veley in 1956 was 33, and 75 in 2004.

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