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

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    33%
  • Brewer Maltster Wine Mercht

    33%
  • Solicitor And Brewer

    33%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer and Brewer Maltster Wine Mercht were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Veley. The most common Veley occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 33% of Veley's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Veley family was Solicitor And Brewer.

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Veley Historical Records

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Veley Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Veley

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