Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Westley Family Origin

Where is the Westley family from?

Westley Family Occupations

What did your Westley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Westley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Westley's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Westley. A less common occupation for the Westley family was Farm Laborer.

View Census data for Westley | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Westley Historical Records

What Westley family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Westley

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Westley. 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.

View all Westley immigration records

Draft Card

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

View all Westley military records

You've only scratched the surface of Westley family history.

Westley Life Expectancy

What is the average Westley lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Westley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Westley in 1945 was 62, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Westley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Westley 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.

Famous Westley Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Look up another name