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Wisely Name Meaning

Scottish (Aberdeen): unexplained; most probably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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


Similar surnames: Wisell, Wiele, Bisel, Wivell, Wissel, Wiley, Weisel, Wiseley, Wiswell

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Wisely Family Origin

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Wisely Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Blacksmithing

    3%
  • Bookbinder

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wisely family was Bookbinder. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Blacksmithing were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wisely. The most common Wisely occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Wisely's were Farmers.

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Wisely Historical Records

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Wisely Life Expectancy

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