Longley Family History

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Longley Name Meaning

English (mainly Nottinghamshire and South Yorkshire): variant of Langley.

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


Similar surnames: Lingley, Tingley, Pingley, Langley, Bingley, Lobley, Winkley, Linley

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Longley Family Origin

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Longley Family Occupations

What did your Longley ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Longley Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Longley ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Longley Life Expectancy

What is the average Longley lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, Longley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Longley in 1959 was 54, and 66 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Longley 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.

Famous Longley Family

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