Plumley Family History

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Plumley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places so called, the most likely source of the surname being the one in Cheshire near Knutsford. The place name is derived from Old English plume ‘plum’ + leah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Lumley, Chumley, Huxley, Studley, Plummer, Plume, Bromley, Pulley

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Plumley Family Origin

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Plumley Family Occupations

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  • School

    36%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • S

    18%
  • Blacksmith

    9%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Plumley family was Blacksmith. School, Farmer and S were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Plumley. The most common Plumley occupation in Canada was School. 36% of Plumley's were Schools.

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Plumley Historical Records

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Plumley Life Expectancy

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