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Stockley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places, for example in Devon, County Durham, and Staffordshire, called Stockleigh or Stockley, from Old English stocc ‘tree trunk’ + leah ‘clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Hockley, Shockley, Stickley, Stokey, Shackley, Buckley, Studley

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Stockley Family Origin

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Stockley Family Occupations

What did your Stockley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Stockley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Stockley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Stockley family was Barber. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stockley.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Farm Hand

    6%
  • Barber

    3%

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

Stockley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Stockley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Stockley census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Stockley. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Stockley. For the veterans among your Stockley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Stockley Life Expectancy

What is the average Stockley lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Stockley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Stockley in 1953 was 53, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Stockley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Stockley 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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