Gasley Family History

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Gasley Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Galley, Pasley, Gailey, Grasley, Masley, Gawley, Galey, Easley

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Gasley Family Origin

Where is the Gasley family from?

Gasley Family Occupations

What did your Gasley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Gasley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Gasley's were Farmers. Farmer and Milk Dealer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Gasley. A less common occupation for the Gasley family was Works In Reaper Shop.

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  • Farmer

  • Milk Dealer

  • Works In Reaper Shop


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

Gasley Historical Records

What Gasley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 503 census records available for the last name Gasley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gasley 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 Gasley

Passenger List

There are 56 immigration records available for the last name Gasley. 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 63 military records available for the last name Gasley. For the veterans among your Gasley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gasley Life Expectancy

What is the average Gasley lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gasley 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gasley

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