Verley Family History

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Verley Name Meaning

English: variant of Varley. Dutch: reduced form of van der Leye, a topographic name for someone living near the river Leie. French: habitational name from a place called Verlée in Liège province, Belgium.

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


Similar surnames: Berley, Varley, Curley, Veley, Everley, Overly, Pelley, Berkey, Exley

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Verley Family Origin

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Verley Family Occupations

What did your Verley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Verley family was Silker Weaver. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Verley. The most common Verley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Verley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Silker Weaver

    10%

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

Verley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Verley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Verley 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Verley. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Verley. For the veterans among your Verley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Verley Life Expectancy

What is the average Verley lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Verley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Verley in 1962 was 74, and 54 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Verley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Verley 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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