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Dayley Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name, with fused Norman preposition d(e), for someone from any of the numerous places in northern France called Ouilly.

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


Similar surnames: Mailey, Darley, Dagley, Hanley, Barley, Marley, Manley, Harley

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Dayley Family Origin

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Dayley Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    22%
  • Farmer

    22%
  • Butcher

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dayley family was Laborer. The most common Dayley occupation in Canada was Blacksmith. 22% of Dayley's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Farmer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dayley.

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Dayley Historical Records

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Dayley Life Expectancy

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