Hayley Family History

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Hayley Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Haley.

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

Similar surnames: Hamley, Bayley, Hasley, Hayles, Hazley, Harley, Halley, Havey

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Hayley Family Origin

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Hayley Family Occupations

What did your Hayley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hayley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Hayley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hayley family was Cotton Broker. Farmer, Laborer and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hayley.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Clerk In Store

  • Cotton Broker


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

Hayley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Hayley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hayley census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hayley. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hayley. For the veterans among your Hayley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hayley Life Expectancy

What is the average Hayley lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Hayley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hayley in 1945 was 41, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hayley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hayley 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.

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