Remaley Family History

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Remaley Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of Swiss and German Remele or Remmele (see Remley).

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

Similar surnames: Remaly, Remley, Rumbley, Kealey, Rabey, Emley, Ramaley, Magley

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Remaley Family Origin

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Remaley Family Occupations

What did your Remaley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Remaley family was Laborer. The most common Remaley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Remaley's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Remaley.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer


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

Remaley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Remaley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Remaley 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 107 immigration records available for the last name Remaley. 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 722 military records available for the last name Remaley. For the veterans among your Remaley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Remaley Life Expectancy

What is the average Remaley lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Remaley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Remaley in 1951 was 44, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Remaley 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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