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

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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

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Heatherly Historical Records

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Heatherly Life Expectancy

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