Briesley Family History

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Briesley Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Briesley Family Origin

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Briesley Family Occupations

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  • Mill Hand (Woollen)

    33%
  • Shop Keeper Gen

    33%
  • Umbrella Manufacturer

    33%

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In 1881, a less common occupation for the Briesley family was Umbrella Manufacturer. Mill Hand (Woollen) and Shop Keeper Gen were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Briesley. The most common Briesley occupation in the UK was Mill Hand (Woollen). 33% of Briesley's were Mill Hand (Woollen)s.

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Briesley Historical Records

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Briesley Life Expectancy

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