Roley Name Meaning

English: probably a variant spelling of Rowley. Compare Rolley.

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

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Roley Family Origin

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Roley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Coal Miner

    3%

In 1880, the most common Roley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Roley's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roley. A less common occupation for the Roley family was Coal Miner.

Source: Census data for Roley | Data not to scale

Roley Historical Records

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Roley Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Roley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Roley in 1955 was 49, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roley

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