Kaley Family History

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Kaley Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Kahle. Compare Kahley or Köhler (see Kohler). English and Manx: variant spelling of Caley.

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


Similar surnames: Kealey, Kaler, Kahley, Caley, Ealey, Kalen, Kale, Kaney, Kley, Galey

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Kaley Family Origin

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Kaley Family Occupations

What did your Kaley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kaley. The most common Kaley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Kaley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kaley family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    3%

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

Kaley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kaley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kaley 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 Kaley. 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 Kaley. For the veterans among your Kaley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kaley Life Expectancy

What is the average Kaley lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Kaley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Kaley in 1950 was 49, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kaley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kaley 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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