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Halsey Name Meaning

English: habitational name of uncertain origin. The surname is common in London, and may be derived from Alsa (formerly Assey) in Stanstead Mountfitchet, Essex (recorded as Alsiesheye in 1268). Another possible source is Halsway in Somerset, named from Old English hals ‘neck’ + weg ‘way’, ‘road’.

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


Similar surnames: Halse, Halley, Haley, Hulsey, Galley, Hanley, Hanney, Hussey, Hatley

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Halsey Family Origin

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Halsey Family Occupations

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  • Boarding House

    25%
  • Cultivateur

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Grocer

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Halsey family was Grocer. Boarding House, Cultivateur and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Halsey. The most common Halsey occupation in Canada was Boarding House. 25% of Halsey's were Boarding Houses.

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Halsey Historical Records

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Halsey Life Expectancy

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