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Dawley Family Origin

Where is the Dawley family from?

Dawley Family Occupations

What did your Dawley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Laborer and Marble Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dawley. A less common occupation for the Dawley family was Servant. The most common Dawley occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Dawley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    30%
  • Marble Cutter

    10%
  • Servant

    10%

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

Dawley Historical Records

What Dawley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dawley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dawley 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 Dawley

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Dawley. 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 Dawley. For the veterans among your Dawley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dawley Life Expectancy

What is the average Dawley lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Dawley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Dawley in 1950 was 52, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dawley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dawley 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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