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Wagley Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of German Wagler, although the surname is found in England in the 1881 British census.

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


Similar surnames: Dagley, Wegley, Magley, Cagley, Fagley, Galley, Manley, Swagler

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Wagley Family Origin

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Wagley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wagley family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wagley. The most common Wagley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Wagley's were Farmers.

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Wagley Historical Records

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Wagley Life Expectancy

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