Hursey Family History

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Hursey Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Hursey in Dorset, so named from the Old English personal name Heorstan + Old English (ge)hæg ‘enclosure’.

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

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Hursey Family Origin

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Hursey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hursey family was Carpenter. The most common Hursey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Hursey's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hursey.

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Hursey Historical Records

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Hursey Life Expectancy

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