Bakley Family History

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Bakley Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of Dutch or Belgian Backele, from a diminutive of Bachelier, French form of Batchelor. Alternatively, perhaps, an Americanized form of German Baechle.

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


Similar surnames: Makley, Barley, Bakey, Buley, Masley, Yokley, Bohley, Magley, Bailey

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Bakley Family Origin

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Bakley Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    25%
  • Carriage Maker

    13%
  • Ditcher

    13%
  • Liquor Dealer

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bakley family was Liquor Dealer. Laborer, Carriage Maker and Ditcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bakley. The most common Bakley occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Bakley's were Laborers.

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Bakley Historical Records

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Bakley Life Expectancy

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