Kelley Family History

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Kelley Name Meaning

Irish, Scottish, and English: variant spelling of Kelly.

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

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Kelley Family Origin

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Kelley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    2%

In 1880, the most common Kelley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Kelley's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kelley. A less common occupation for the Kelley family was Farming.

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Kelley Historical Records

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Kelley Life Expectancy

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Famous Kelley Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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