Mulley Family History

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Mulley Name Meaning

English (Suffolk): unexplained. Irish: variant of Miley.

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

Similar surnames: Murley, Mullee, Mullen, Culley, Pulley, Gulley, Tulley, Mulloy

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Mulley Family Origin

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Mulley Family Occupations

What did your Mulley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Clerk For Lawyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mulley. The most common Mulley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Mulley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mulley family was Cotton Mill.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Clerk For Lawyer

  • Cotton Mill


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

Mulley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Mulley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mulley 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 Mulley. 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 Mulley. For the veterans among your Mulley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mulley Life Expectancy

What is the average Mulley lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Mulley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Mulley in 1958 was 51, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mulley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mulley 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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