Stapley Family History

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Stapley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Stapeley in Cheshire or Stapely in Hampshire, so named from Old English stapol ‘post’ + leah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’. The reference may have been to a place where timber was got for posts.

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


Similar surnames: Stanley, Tapley, Staple, Shepley, Shipley, Studley, Stapler, Apley

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Stapley Family Origin

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Stapley Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    19%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Labourer

    13%
  • Servant

    13%

In 1881, the most common Stapley occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 19% of Stapley's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Laborer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stapley. A less common occupation for the Stapley family was Servant.

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Stapley Historical Records

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Stapley Life Expectancy

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