Makely Family History

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Makely Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of South German and Swiss Mä(g)gli (see Magley).

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


Similar surnames: Makley, Wakely, Markel, Mazey, Matey, Mankey, Madey, Yakel, Jakel

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Makely Family Origin

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Makely Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Brick Mason

    8%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Makely. A less common occupation for the Makely family was Dry Goods Merchant. The most common Makely occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Makely's were Farmers.

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Makely Historical Records

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Makely Life Expectancy

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