Homesley Family History

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Homesley Name Meaning

Possibly an English habitational name from a minor place named Holmsleigh, Homesleigh (for example Homesleigh Green in Devon) or Holmsley (for example in Hampshire).

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

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Homesley Family Origin

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Homesley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    83%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Running Mill

    6%
  • Works In The Farm

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Homesley family was Works In The Farm. The most common Homesley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 83% of Homesley's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Running Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Homesley.

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Homesley Historical Records

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Homesley Life Expectancy

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