Joly Family History

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Joly Name Meaning

French: variant spelling of Jolly.

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


Similar surnames: Goldy, Jory, July, Joy, Sole, Poli, Bol, Poley, Poll, Jolly

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Joly Family Origin

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Joly Family Occupations

What did your Joly ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Joly. A less common occupation for the Joly family was Baker. The most common Joly occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Joly's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Baker

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Joly ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Joly Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Joly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Joly census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Joly. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Joly. For the veterans among your Joly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Joly Life Expectancy

What is the average Joly lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Joly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Joly in 1940 was 34, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Joly

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Joly ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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