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Wheatley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named Wheatley, for example in Essex, Lancashire, Nottinghamshire, Oxfordshire, and West Yorkshire, from Old English hw?te ‘wheat’ + leah ‘(woodland) clearing’.

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

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Wheatley Family Origin

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Wheatley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wheatley. The most common Wheatley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Wheatley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wheatley family was Keeping House.

Source: Census data for Wheatley | Data not to scale

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Wheatley Life Expectancy

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