Henly Family History

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Henly Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Henley.

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

Similar surnames: Henley, Hanly, Heney, Kenly, Henry, Hanny, Fenley, Helle, Hendley

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Henly Family Origin

Where is the Henly family from?

Henly Family Occupations

What did your Henly ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Henly family was Journalier. The most common Henly occupation in Canada was Farmer. 26% of Henly's were Farmers. Farmer, Servant and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Henly.

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  • Farmer

  • Servant

  • Labourer

  • Journalier


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

Henly Historical Records

What Henly family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Henly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Henly 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Henly. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Henly. For the veterans among your Henly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Henly Life Expectancy

What is the average Henly lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Henly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Henly in 1963 was 73, and 48 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Henly

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Henly 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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