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 1939, (wine Drawer By Trade) General Bleachers Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Verley. 5% of Verley men worked as a (wine Drawer By Trade) General Bleachers Labourer and 54% of Verley women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Verley were Coal Hewer (below) and Fully Trained Nurse 1897 Dr Widow Formerly

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • (wine Drawer By Trade) General Bleachers Labourer
  • Boot Operative Retired
  • Clerkcal Engineer
  • Coal Hewer (below)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Assembling Light Metal Goods
  • Clothing Machinest
  • Fully Trained Nurse 1897 Dr Widow Formerly

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

Verley Historical Records

What Verley family records will you find?

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.

Search 1891 UK census records for Verley

Passenger List

There are 1,000 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 421 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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