Linley Family History

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Linley Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Lindley.

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


Similar surnames: Lilley, Linzey, Liley, Lingley, Tinley, Lindley, Linsey, Lindly

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Linley Family Origin

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Linley Family Occupations

What did your Linley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Linley. A less common occupation for the Linley family was Laborer. The most common Linley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Linley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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

Linley Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Linley Life Expectancy

What is the average Linley lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Linley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Linley in 1943 was 41, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Linley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Linley 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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