Chisley Family History

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Chisley Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Schüssler (see Schuessler). English: possibly a habitational name from Chisley Vale in Norfolk, or alternatively a variant spelling of Chesley.

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

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Chisley Family Origin

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Chisley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Farm Hand

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chisley. The most common Chisley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Chisley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Chisley family was Farm Hand.

Source: Census data for Chisley | Data not to scale

Chisley Historical Records

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Chisley Life Expectancy

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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