Naylor Family History

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Naylor Name Meaning

English (mainly northern): occupational name for a maker of nails, from an agent derivative of Middle English nayle ‘nail’ (see Nail). Americanized form of German Nahler, a variant of Nagler.

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


Similar surnames: Paylor, Taylor, Aylor, Nadler, Kaylor, Nagler, Naylon, Baylor, Saylor

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Naylor Family Origin

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Naylor Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Naylor family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Naylor. The most common Naylor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Naylor's were Farmers.

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Naylor Life Expectancy

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