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Goatley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Goatley in Northiam, Sussex, so named from Old English gat ‘goat’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

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Goatley Family Origin

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Goatley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    65%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Housekeeper

    5%
  • Lives On Boat - Does Nothing

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Housekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Goatley. A less common occupation for the Goatley family was Lives On Boat - Does Nothing. The most common Goatley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Goatley's were Farmers.

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Goatley Historical Records

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Goatley Life Expectancy

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