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Persley Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Persley in the Grampians.

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


Similar surnames: Pursley, Parsley, Eversley, Hemsley, Pedley, Verley, Pugsley, Densley

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Persley Family Origin

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Persley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Persley occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Persley's were Farmers.

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Persley Historical Records

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Persley Life Expectancy

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