Sealy Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Sealey. Welsh: from the personal name Selyf or Selau, medieval Welsh vernacular forms of Solomon. Irish: probably a variant of Shealy (in counties Kerry and Cork); in other areas it is of English or Welsh origin, as in 1 and 2.

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

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Sealy Family Origin

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Sealy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    7%

In 1880, the most common Sealy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Sealy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sealy family was Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sealy.

Source: Census data for Sealy | Data not to scale

Sealy Historical Records

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Sealy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Sealy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Sealy in 1945 was 64, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sealy

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