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Badley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Badley in Suffolk or Baddeley Green in Staffordshire, both named with the Old English personal name Bad(d)a + leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Hadley, Wadley, Barley, Padley, Fadley, Batley, Bailey, Bagley

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Badley Family Origin

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Badley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, the most common Badley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Badley's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Badley. A less common occupation for the Badley family was Laborer.

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Badley Historical Records

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Badley Life Expectancy

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