Ilsley Family History

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Ilsley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from the villages of East and West Ilsley on the Berkshire Downs, named from Old English Hild (a short form of various personal names containing the first element hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’) + leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Insley, Kinsley, Willey, Iley, Mosley, Bosley, Ansley, Tilley, Osley

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Ilsley Family Origin

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Ilsley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • House Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ilsley family was Keeping House. Farmer, Carpenter and House Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ilsley. The most common Ilsley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Ilsley's were Farmers.

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Ilsley Historical Records

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Ilsley Life Expectancy

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