Bley Family History
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Bley Name Meaning
German: metonymic occupational name for a lead miner or lead worker, from Middle High German bli ‘lead’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of German Blei (Yiddish blaj), due to replacement of the -ei or -aj with Russian -ej.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Bly, Ley, Oley, Fey, Buley, Klee, Blew, Boley, Eley, Brey