Ginley Family History

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Ginley Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of McGinley, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Fhionnghaile ‘son of Fionnghal’.

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


Similar surnames: Ganley, Tinney, Manley, Hanley, Kinley, Finley, Munley, Gauley

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Ginley Family Origin

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Ginley Family Occupations

What did your Ginley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Carpenter and Dressmaker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ginley. The most common Ginley occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 33% of Ginley's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Ginley family was Teamster.

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  • Carpenter

    33%
  • Dressmaker

    33%
  • Teamster

    33%

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

Ginley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ginley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ginley census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

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

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Ginley Life Expectancy

What is the average Ginley lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Ginley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Ginley in 1945 was 24, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ginley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ginley 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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