Goley Name Meaning

English: variant of Gulley. Possibly a variant of Irish Gooley.

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


Similar surnames: Golly, Gorley, Golay, Wiley, Poley, Boley, Soley, Moley, Roley, Goldy

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Goley Family Origin

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Goley Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Goley occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Goley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Goley family was Servant. Farmer and Hunter & Fishin were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Goley.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Hunter & Fishin

    33%
  • Servant

    33%

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Goley Historical Records

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Goley Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, Goley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Goley in 1954 was 40, and 81 in 2004.

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