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Hughley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place so called in Shropshire, named in Old English with the element leah ‘wood’, ‘glade’; the Middle English personal name Hugh (see Hugh) was prefixed to this in the 12th century, to indicate ownership. Possibly an altered spelling of German Hügli (see Hugley).

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

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Hughley Family Origin

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Hughley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Blacksmith

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Farms

    14%

In 1880, the most common Hughley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Hughley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hughley family was Farms. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hughley.

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Hughley Historical Records

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Hughley Life Expectancy

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