Bulkeley Family History

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Bulkeley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Cheshire named Bulkeley, from Old English bulluc ‘bullock’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Berkeley, Buckley, Bulley, Bickley, Hulley, Walkley, Burnley, Wakeley

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Bulkeley Family Origin

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Bulkeley Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Merchant

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bulkeley family was Merchant. Keeping House, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bulkeley. The most common Bulkeley occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 20% of Bulkeley's were Keeping Houses.

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Bulkeley Historical Records

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Bulkeley Life Expectancy

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