Baley Family History

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Baley Name Meaning

Variant of English Bailey.

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

Similar surnames: Bayley, Faley, Bale, Bales, Boley, Caley, Braley, Bazley, Beley

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Baley Family Origin

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Baley Family Occupations

What did your Baley ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Baley. 25% of Baley men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Baley women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Baley were Miner and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Miner

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Maid
  • Housewife
  • Cook

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Baley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 36,000 census records available for the last name Baley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baley census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Baley. 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.

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Draft Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Baley. For the veterans among your Baley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Baley Life Expectancy

What is the average Baley lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Baley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Baley in 1951 was 47, and 75 in 2004.

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