Yeagley Family History

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Yeagley Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Jäggle or Jäckle, from a pet form of the Biblical personal name Jakob (see Jacob).

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


Similar surnames: Yeagle, Yeakley, Yeisley, Feagley, Beagley, Magley, Begley, Deatley

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Yeagley Family Origin

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Yeagley Family Occupations

What did your Yeagley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Yeagley family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yeagley. The most common Yeagley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Yeagley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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

Yeagley Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Yeagley. 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 Yeagley. For the veterans among your Yeagley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yeagley Life Expectancy

What is the average Yeagley lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Yeagley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Yeagley in 1958 was 55, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yeagley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yeagley 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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