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 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Markley. The most common Markley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Markley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Markley family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Markley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 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 642 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 1,000 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Markley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Markley 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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