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Fawley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named Fawley, in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, and Hampshire. The first is probably so named from Old English as fealu ‘fallow’ (probably used in the sense ‘fallow deer’) + leah ‘woodland clearing’, while the last two are from either Old English fealu ‘fallow-colored’ or fealg ‘plowed land’ + leah.

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

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Fawley Family Origin

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Fawley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, the most common Fawley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Fawley's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fawley. A less common occupation for the Fawley family was Blacksmith.

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Fawley Life Expectancy

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