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Ganley Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Sheanlaoich, from sean ‘old’ + laoch ‘hero’, ‘warrior’.

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

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Ganley Family Origin

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Ganley Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    26%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ganley family was Carpenter. The most common Ganley occupation in the USA was Laborer. 26% of Ganley's were Laborers. Laborer, Keeping House and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ganley.

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Ganley Historical Records

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Ganley Life Expectancy

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