Markley Family History

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Markley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Markly in Heathfield, Sussex.

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


Similar surnames: Markle, Mackley, Marley, Kirkley, Barley, Yardley, Murley, Rackley

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Markley Family Origin

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Markley Family Occupations

What did your Markley ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Markley. 18% of Markley men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Markley women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Markley were Carpenter and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    18%
  • Laborer
    14%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Carpenter
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    10%
  • Teacher
    10%
  • Stenographer
    9%
  • Housework
    7%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Markley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 42,000 census records available for the last name Markley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Markley 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Markley. 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 12,000 military records available for the last name Markley. For the veterans among your Markley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Markley Life Expectancy

What is the average Markley lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Markley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Markley in 1945 was 30, and 77 in 2004.

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