Reckley Family History

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Reckley Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. Possibly an English habitational name from a lost or unidentifed place. Possibly a variant spelling of South German Rechle, a variant of the occupational name Recher, for someone who worked with a rake (Middle High German reche).

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


Similar surnames: Beckley, Rackley, Heckler, Seckler, Hackley, Richley, Recker, Buckley

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Reckley Family Origin

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Reckley Family Occupations

What did your Reckley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Reckley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Reckley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Reckley family was Tinner. Farmer, In Brewery and Laboror were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reckley.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • In Brewery

    25%
  • Laboror

    25%
  • Tinner

    25%

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Reckley Historical Records

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Reckley Life Expectancy

What is the average Reckley lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, Reckley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Reckley in 1963 was 69, and 49 in 2004.

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