Connelley Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Connelley Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Connolly.

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

Similar surnames: Connolley, Connerley, Connelly, Donnelley, Connerly, Connely

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Connelley Family Origin

Where is the Connelley family from?

Connelley Family Occupations

What did your Connelley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Connelley occupation in Canada was Fisherman. 100% of Connelley's were Fishermans.

View Census data for Connelley | Data not to scale

  • Fisherman


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

Connelley Historical Records

What Connelley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Connelley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Connelley census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Connelley

Passenger List

There are 758 immigration records available for the last name Connelley. 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.

View all Connelley immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Connelley. For the veterans among your Connelley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Connelley military records

You've only scratched the surface of Connelley family history.

Connelley Life Expectancy

What is the average Connelley lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Connelley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Connelley in 1954 was 48, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Connelley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Connelley 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.

Famous Connelley Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name