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Durley Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dubhurthuille ‘descendant of Dubhurthuille’, a personal name of unexplained origin. English: habitational name from Durley in Hampshire or Durleigh in Somerset, both named from Old English deor ‘deer’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’, or from Durley in Wiltshire, so named from Old English dierne ‘hidden’ + leah.

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


Similar surnames: Dudley, Hurley, Darley, Murley, Turley, Burley, Curley, Worley, Duley

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Durley Family Origin

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Durley Family Occupations

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  • Miner

    100%

In 1881, the most common Durley occupation in Canada was Miner. 100% of Durley's were Miners.

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