Finkley Family History

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Finkley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Hampshire named Finkley, from Old English finc ‘finch’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Finkle, Winkley, Dingley, Windley, Hindley, Brinkley, Lindley

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Finkley Family Origin

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Finkley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Farming

    17%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Finkley. The most common Finkley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Finkley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Finkley family was Laborer.

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Finkley Historical Records

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Finkley Life Expectancy

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