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Tooley Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Toole. English (mainly Norfolk): from a pet form of the Middle English personal name Toll.

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


Similar surnames: Tolley, Toole, Pooley, Tilley, Hooley, Toomey, Cooley, Dooley

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Tooley Family Origin

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Tooley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, the most common Tooley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Tooley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tooley family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tooley.

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Tooley Historical Records

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Tooley Life Expectancy

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