Pittsley Family History

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Pittsley Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of German Pitzler, an occupational name for a mender of clothes or a cobbler, from an agent derivative of dialect bizlen ‘to bite off a little’; or perhaps a nickname for an irascible man, from the same word in the sense ‘to prickle’.

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


Similar surnames: Pasley, Kinsley, Spittle, Pitter, Pittser, Litsey, Parsley, Pinkley

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Pittsley Family Origin

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Pittsley Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    23%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Works On Farm

    9%
  • Shoe Bottomer

    7%

In 1880, the most common Pittsley occupation in the USA was Laborer. 23% of Pittsley's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Pittsley family was Shoe Bottomer. Laborer, Farmer and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pittsley.

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