Doorley Family History

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Doorley Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Durley.

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


Similar surnames: Dowley, Dooley, Cooley, Coonley, Tooley, Durley, Corley, Dooly

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Doorley Family Origin

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Doorley Family Occupations

What did your Doorley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Doorley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Doorley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Doorley family was Coachman. Farmer, Laborer and Plasterer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Doorley.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Plasterer

    8%
  • Coachman

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Doorley ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Doorley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Doorley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Doorley census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Doorley

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Doorley. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Doorley. For the veterans among your Doorley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Doorley Life Expectancy

What is the average Doorley lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Doorley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Doorley in 1963 was 93, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Doorley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Doorley ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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