Reckley Family History

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Reckley Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. Possibly an English habitational name from a lost or unidentifed place. Possibly a variant spelling of South German Rechle, a variant of the occupational name Recher, for someone who worked with a rake (Middle High German reche).

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


Similar surnames: Beckley, Rackley, Heckler, Seckler, Hackley, Richley, Recker, Buckley

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Reckley Family Origin

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Reckley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • In Brewery

    25%
  • Laboror

    25%
  • Tinner

    25%

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In 1880, Farmer, In Brewery and Laboror were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reckley. The most common Reckley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Reckley's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Reckley family was Tinner.

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Reckley Historical Records

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Reckley Life Expectancy

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