Aley Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Aley Name Meaning

English (Essex): probably a variant of Alley.

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


Similar surnames: Ally, Axley, Faley, Avey, Arey, Baley, Caley, Paley, Eley, Ley

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Aley Family Origin

Where is the Aley family from?

Aley Family Occupations

What did your Aley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Aley. A less common occupation for the Aley family was Carpenter. The most common Aley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Aley's were Farmers.

View Census data for Aley | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Aley Historical Records

What Aley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Aley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aley census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Aley

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Aley. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Aley immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Aley. For the veterans among your Aley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Aley military records

You've only scratched the surface of Aley family history.

Aley Life Expectancy

What is the average Aley lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Aley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Aley in 1954 was 44, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Aley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Aley 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 Aley Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Look up another name