Yeisley Family History

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Yeisley Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Jaisle, a pet form of the medieval personal name Jodocus (from Celtic, meaning ‘warrior’, ‘fighter’) or from the biblical name Joash.

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


Similar surnames: Yeagley, Eisley, Sisley, Easley, Chisley, Geisler, Teasley, Ensley

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Yeisley Family Origin

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Yeisley Family Occupations

What did your Yeisley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yeisley. The most common Yeisley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Yeisley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Yeisley family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    11%

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Yeisley Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Yeisley ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Yeisley Life Expectancy

What is the average Yeisley lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, Yeisley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Yeisley in 1955 was 54, and 63 in 2004.

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