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Ansley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from such places as Ansley in Warwickshire or Annesley in Nottinghamshire. The former is named with Old English ansetl ‘hermitage’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’; the latter with an Old English personal name An (‘the solitary one’) + leah. In some cases the American surname may be a respelling of Scottish Ainslie.

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

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Ansley Family Origin

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Ansley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, the most common Ansley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Ansley's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ansley. A less common occupation for the Ansley family was Laborer.

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Ansley Historical Records

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Ansley Life Expectancy

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