Gateley Family History

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Gateley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Norfolk, so named from Old English gat ‘goat’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’. Possibly a variant spelling of the Irish surname Gately or English Gatley.

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


Similar surnames: Gailey, Gatley, Goatley, Madeley, Wakeley, Batley, Gately, Akeley

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Gateley Family Origin

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Gateley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Farming

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gateley family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gateley. The most common Gateley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Gateley's were Farmers.

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Gateley Historical Records

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Gateley Life Expectancy

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