Hattersley Family History

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Hattersley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Hattersley in Cheshire, named from an unexplained first element (perhaps the genitive case of Old English heahdeor ‘stag’) + Old English leah ‘wood’.

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

Similar surnames: Eckersley, Adderley, Satterlee, Battersby, Tattersall, Tankersley

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Hattersley Family Origin

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Hattersley Family Occupations

What did your Hattersley ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hattersley. 16% of Hattersley men worked as a General Labourer and 74% of Hattersley women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hattersley were Joiner and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Lorry Driver
  • Colliery Hewer Heavy Worker
  • Joiner

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Unpaid Domestic Duti
  • Unpaid Domestic

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hattersley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Hattersley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hattersley 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hattersley. 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 947 military records available for the last name Hattersley. For the veterans among your Hattersley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hattersley Life Expectancy

What is the average Hattersley lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Hattersley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Hattersley in 1958 was 56, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hattersley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hattersley 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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