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Chrisley Name Meaning

English: variant of Christley. Possibly also an Americanized form of German Kreisler.

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


Similar surnames: Chisley, Chrisler, Crissey, Chesley, Chandley, Christley, Presley

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Chrisley Family Origin

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Chrisley Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Ice Trade

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%

In 1880, Blacksmith, Farmer and Ice Trade were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chrisley. The most common Chrisley occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 17% of Chrisley's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Chrisley family was Keeping House.

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Chrisley Life Expectancy

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