Yeagley Family History

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Yeagley Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Jäggle or Jäckle, from a pet form of the Biblical personal name Jakob (see Jacob).

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


Similar surnames: Yeagle, Yeakley, Yeisley, Feagley, Beagley, Magley, Begley, Deatley

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Yeagley Family Origin

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Yeagley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Yeagley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Yeagley's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yeagley. A less common occupation for the Yeagley family was Blacksmith.

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Yeagley Historical Records

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Yeagley Life Expectancy

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