Neale Family History

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Neale Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and Irish: variant of Neal.

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

Similar surnames: Neall, Neagle, Neal, Veale, Neals, Neave, Seale, Neild, Beale, Deale

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Neale Family Origin

Where is the Neale family from?

Neale Family Occupations

What did your Neale ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Neale occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Neale's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Neale. A less common occupation for the Neale family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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

Neale Historical Records

What Neale family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 163,000 census records available for the last name Neale. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Neale 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 18,000 immigration records available for the last name Neale. 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 14,000 military records available for the last name Neale. For the veterans among your Neale ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Neale Life Expectancy

What is the average Neale lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Neale life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Neale in 1953 was 70, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Neale

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Neale 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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