Phegley Family History

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Phegley Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of Swiss German Vogele.

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


Similar surnames: Hefley, Henley, Fegley, Pefley, Hegler, Shigley, Begley, Perley

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Phegley Family Origin

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Phegley Family Occupations

What did your Phegley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Phegley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Phegley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Phegley family was Farm Hand. Farmer, Farming and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Phegley.

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Farming

    18%
  • Butcher

    4%
  • Farm Hand

    4%

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

Phegley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Phegley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Phegley 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Phegley. 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 Phegley. For the veterans among your Phegley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Phegley Life Expectancy

What is the average Phegley lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Phegley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Phegley in 1945 was 39, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Phegley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Phegley 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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