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Where is the Roley family from?
You can see how Roley families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Roley family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Roley families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 5 Roley families living in Ohio. This was about 31% of all the recorded Roley's in the USA. Ohio had the highest population of Roley families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Roley surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Roley. 27% of Roley men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Roley women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Roley were Clerk and Laundress.