Smalley Family History

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Smalley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Derbyshire and Lancashire, so called from Old English smæl ‘narrow’ + leah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Stanley, Smedley, Shelley, Marley, Stapley, Manley, Matley, Mailey

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Smalley Family Origin

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Smalley Family Occupations

What did your Smalley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Smalley family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Smalley. The most common Smalley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Smalley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    3%

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

Smalley Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Smalley ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Smalley Life Expectancy

What is the average Smalley lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Smalley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Smalley in 1944 was 56, and 72 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Smalley 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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