Remley Family History

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Remley Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German and Swiss German Remmele (see Remmel 1) or Remmler, a variant of Rammler (see Ramler).

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


Similar surnames: Remaley, Reiley, Rupley, Kerley, Reckley, Rumley, Ruley, Fenley

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Remley Family Origin

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Remley Family Occupations

What did your Remley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Remley. The most common Remley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Remley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Remley family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Remley Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Remley Life Expectancy

What is the average Remley lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Remley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Remley in 1946 was 38, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Remley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Remley 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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