Straley Family History

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Straley Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Strahle, a variant of Strahl, or of Strehle.

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

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Straley Family Origin

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Straley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Straley family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Straley. The most common Straley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Straley's were Farmers.

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Straley Historical Records

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Straley Life Expectancy

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