Halsey Family History

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Halsey Name Meaning

English: habitational name of uncertain origin. The surname is common in London, and may be derived from Alsa (formerly Assey) in Stanstead Mountfitchet, Essex (recorded as Alsiesheye in 1268). Another possible source is Halsway in Somerset, named from Old English hals ‘neck’ + weg ‘way’, ‘road’.

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

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Halsey Family Origin

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Halsey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Halsey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Halsey's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Halsey. A less common occupation for the Halsey family was Carpenter.

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Halsey Historical Records

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Halsey Life Expectancy

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