Baley Family History

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Baley Name Meaning

Variant of English Bailey.

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

Similar surnames: Bayley, Faley, Bale, Bales, Boley, Caley, Braley, Bazley, Beley

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Baley Family Origin

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Baley Family Occupations

What did your Baley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, School and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baley. A less common occupation for the Baley family was Son. The most common Baley occupation in Canada was Farmer. 26% of Baley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • School

  • Going To School

  • Son


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

Baley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 36,000 census records available for the last name Baley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baley 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Baley. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Baley. For the veterans among your Baley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Baley Life Expectancy

What is the average Baley lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Baley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Baley in 1951 was 47, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Baley 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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