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Whorley Family Origin

Where is the Whorley family from?

Whorley Family Occupations

What did your Whorley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Whorley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Whorley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Whorley family was Farm Hand. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whorley.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farm Hand

    7%

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

Whorley Historical Records

What Whorley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Whorley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Whorley 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 Whorley

Passenger List

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

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Draft Card

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

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Whorley Life Expectancy

What is the average Whorley lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Whorley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Whorley in 1951 was 64, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Whorley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Whorley 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.

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