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Eardley Name Meaning

English (Staffordshire): habitational name, probably from a place called Ardley in Oxfordshire, named in Old English as ‘the clearing (leeah) of Eardwulf’.

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


Similar surnames: Yardley, Hartley, Barley, Radley, Padley, Farley, Badley, Fadley

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Eardley Family Origin

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Eardley Family Occupations

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  • Potter

    17%
  • Pottery

    17%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Bookkeeper

    4%

In 1880, the most common Eardley occupation in the USA was Potter. 17% of Eardley's were Potters. A less common occupation for the Eardley family was Bookkeeper. Potter, Pottery and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eardley.

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Eardley Historical Records

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Eardley Life Expectancy

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