Brisley Family History

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Brisley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Norfolk named in Old English with briosa ‘gadfly’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Brimley, Risley, Brindley, Grimley, Bramley, Brailey, Bromley

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Brisley Family Origin

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Brisley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Placer Mining

    10%

In 1880, the most common Brisley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Brisley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brisley family was Placer Mining. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brisley.

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Brisley Historical Records

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Brisley Life Expectancy

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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