Heatherly Family History

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Heatherly Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Down Hatherley and Up Hatherley in Gloucestershire, or from Hatherleigh in Devon, all named from Old English haguþorn ‘hawthorn’ + leah ‘(woodland) clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Weatherly, Weatherby, Heatley, Atherley, Easterly, Eatherly, Matherly

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Heatherly Family Origin

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Heatherly Family Occupations

What did your Heatherly ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Heatherly occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Heatherly's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Heatherly. A less common occupation for the Heatherly family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Farm Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Heatherly Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Heatherly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Heatherly 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Heatherly. 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 Heatherly. For the veterans among your Heatherly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Heatherly Life Expectancy

What is the average Heatherly lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Heatherly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1961. The average life expectancy for Heatherly in 1945 was 26, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Heatherly

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Heatherly 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.

Famous Heatherly Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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