Whittley Family History

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Whittley Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Whitley.

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


Similar surnames: Whiteley, Whittle, Whitler, Whitely, Wattley, Whiles, Whitten

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Whittley Family Origin

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Whittley Family Occupations

What did your Whittley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agri Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Chelsea Pensioner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whittley. A less common occupation for the Whittley family was Farmer. The most common Whittley occupation in the UK was Agri Labourer. 7% of Whittley's were Agri Labourers.

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  • Agri Labourer

    7%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Chelsea Pensioner

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%

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

Whittley Historical Records

What Whittley family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Whittley Life Expectancy

What is the average Whittley lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Whittley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Whittley in 1956 was 56, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Whittley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Whittley 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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