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Smiley Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: of uncertain origin; probably a variant spelling of Smillie, but perhaps a habitational name, a variant of Smalley, or a nickname from Middle English smile ‘smile’, ‘grin’.

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

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Smiley Family Origin

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Smiley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    2%

In 1880, the most common Smiley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Smiley's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Smiley. A less common occupation for the Smiley family was Farm Laborer.

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Smiley Life Expectancy

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