Ackerley Family History

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Ackerley Name Meaning

English (Cheshire): probably a habitational name from a lost or minor place. Americanized spelling of German Äckerle or Ackerlein, or Swiss Aecherli, all diminutives of Acker.

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

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Ackerley Family Origin

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Ackerley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Clergyman

    10%
  • Labourer

    10%
  • Pipe Line Superintendent

    10%

In 1880, the most common Ackerley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Ackerley's were Farmers. Farmer, Clergyman and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ackerley. A less common occupation for the Ackerley family was Pipe Line Superintendent.

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Ackerley Historical Records

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Ackerley Life Expectancy

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