Makley Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Makley Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Bakley, Oakley, Wakley, Halley, Bailey, Manley, Hanley, Barley, Paley

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Makley Family Origin

Where is the Makley family from?

Family Insights Distribution Map

Makley Family Occupations

What did your Makley ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Driver was the top reported job for people in the CA named Makley. 34% of Makley men worked as a Driver

View Census data for Makley | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Driver
    34%
  • Labourer
    34%
  • Salesman
    34%

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

Makley Historical Records

What Makley family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Makley

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Makley. 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.

View all Makley immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Makley. For the veterans among your Makley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Makley military records

You've only scratched the surface of Makley family history.

Makley Life Expectancy

What is the average Makley lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Makley 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Makley

Famous Makley Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name