Ainley Family History

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Ainley Name Meaning

English: habitational name, probably from Ainley Top, near Huddersfield West Yorkshire.

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


Similar surnames: Tinley, Ailey, Tenley, Tinsley, Cilley, Willey, Iley, Linsley, Mailey

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Ainley Family Origin

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Ainley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Merchant

    11%
  • Works In Woolen Mill

    11%
  • Blanket Mill

    6%

In 1880, the most common Ainley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Ainley's were Farmers. Farmer, Merchant and Works In Woolen Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ainley. A less common occupation for the Ainley family was Blanket Mill.

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Ainley Historical Records

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Ainley Life Expectancy

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