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Where is the Philley family from?
You can see how Philley families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Philley family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Philley families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 4 Philley families living in New York. This was about 36% of all the recorded Philley's in the USA. New York and 1 other state had the highest population of Philley families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Philley surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Philley. 22% of Philley men worked as a Laborer and 31% of Philley women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Philley were Clerk and Cook.