Purlee Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Purlee Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Purley in Surrey.

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


Similar surnames: Murley, Pulley, Curley, Hurley, Burley, Durley, Pursley, Curlee

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Purlee Family Origin

Where is the Purlee family from?

SHOW MORE

Purlee Family Occupations

What did your Purlee ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Going To School

    50%
  • Farmer

    19%
  • Servt

    13%
  • Lumberman

    6%

In 1881, the most common Purlee occupation in Canada was Going To School. 50% of Purlee's were Going To Schools. Going To School, Farmer and Servt were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Purlee. A less common occupation for the Purlee family was Lumberman.

Source: Census data for Purlee | Data not to scale

Purlee Historical Records

What Purlee family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Purlee ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Purlee

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Purlee Life Expectancy

What is the average Purlee lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Purlee 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Purlee Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Look up another name