Wesely Family History

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Wesely Name Meaning

Germanized or Americanized form of Polish Weseli, nickname from wesoly ‘cheerful’.

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


Similar surnames: Vesely, Vesel, Wefel, Fegely, Helsel, Wiesel, Neely, Wessel, Gesell

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Wesely Family Origin

Where is the Wesely family from?

Wesely Family Occupations

What did your Wesely ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Bricklayer's Laborer and Traction Engine Driver were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wesely. The most common Wesely occupation in the UK was Bricklayer's Laborer. 50% of Wesely's were Bricklayer's Laborers.

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  • Bricklayer's Laborer

    50%
  • Traction Engine Driver

    50%

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

Wesely Historical Records

What Wesely family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Wesely Life Expectancy

What is the average Wesely lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Wesely life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Wesely in 1961 was 52, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wesely

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wesely 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.

Famous Wesely Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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