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Weatherly Name Meaning

English and Scottish: habitational name from Wetherley in Cambridgeshire, named with Old English weðer ‘wether’, ‘ram’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’, or possibly from Wedderlie in Berwickshire, Scotland, which has the same origin.

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


Similar surnames: Heatherly, Weatherby, Weathers, Wetherell, Atherley, Easterly

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Weatherly Family Origin

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Weatherly Family Occupations

What did your Weatherly ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer, Beer Retailer and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weatherly. A less common occupation for the Weatherly family was Farmer. The most common Weatherly occupation in the UK was Labourer. 10% of Weatherly's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

    10%
  • Beer Retailer

    4%
  • Gardener

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%

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

Weatherly Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Weatherly Life Expectancy

What is the average Weatherly lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Weatherly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Weatherly in 1944 was 28, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weatherly

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Weatherly 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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