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Negley Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Swiss German Nägele, Naegeli, or Nägeli, variants of Nagel.

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

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Negley Family Origin

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Negley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Negley. The most common Negley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Negley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Negley family was Blacksmith.

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Negley Historical Records

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Negley Life Expectancy

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