Peasley Family History

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Peasley Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): probably a variant of Paisley or Beasley.

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

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Peasley Family Origin

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Peasley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Peasley. The most common Peasley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Peasley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Peasley family was Laborer.

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Peasley Historical Records

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Peasley Life Expectancy

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