Christley Family History

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Christley Name Meaning

English: unexplained. It has the form of an English habitational name, but no place of this name has been identified in the British Isles. Compare Chrisley.

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


Similar surnames: Chisley, Chipley, Chrisley, Brisley, Christon, Priestley, Risley

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Christley Family Origin

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Christley Family Occupations

What did your Christley ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Christley family was Keeping House. Farmer, Driller and Housekeeping were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Christley. The most common Christley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Christley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Driller

    11%
  • Housekeeping

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%

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

Christley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Christley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Christley 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Christley. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Christley. For the veterans among your Christley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Christley Life Expectancy

What is the average Christley lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Christley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Christley in 1959 was 60, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Christley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Christley 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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