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Bardsley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Bardsley in Lancashire, so named from the genitive case of the Old English personal name Beornred (composed of the elements beorn ‘young warrior’ + r?d ‘counsel’, ‘advice’) + Old English leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Barley, Badley, Mawdsley, Bordley, Brisley, Farnsley, Bartley

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Bardsley Family Origin

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Bardsley Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Works In Cotton Mill were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bardsley. A less common occupation for the Bardsley family was Machinist. The most common Bardsley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Bardsley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Works In Cotton Mill

    8%
  • Machinist

    6%

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Bardsley Historical Records

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Bardsley Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Bardsley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bardsley in 1952 was 50, and 85 in 2004.

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United States

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