Townsley Family History

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Townsley Name Meaning

English: variant of Townley. In Ulster this is sometimes used synonymously with Tinsley.

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

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Townsley Family Origin

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Townsley Family Occupations

What did your Townsley ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Townsley. The most common Townsley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Townsley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Townsley family was Farming.

Source: Census data for Townsley | Data not to scale

Townsley Historical Records

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Townsley Life Expectancy

What is the average Townsley lifespan?

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Famous Townsley Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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