Kearsley Family History

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Kearsley Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from Keresley in Warwickshire, probably so named from the Old English personal name Cenhere + leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

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Kearsley Family Origin

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Kearsley Family Occupations

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  • Capitalist

    17%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    17%
  • Engineer

    17%
  • Engineer R.R.

    17%

In 1880, Capitalist, Dry Goods Merchant and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kearsley. The most common Kearsley occupation in the USA was Capitalist. 17% of Kearsley's were Capitalists. A less common occupation for the Kearsley family was Engineer R.R..

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Kearsley Historical Records

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Kearsley Life Expectancy

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