Utley Family History

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Utley Name Meaning

English (South Yorkshire): habitational name from Utley, a place in West Yorkshire, near Keighley, named from the Old English personal name Utta + Old English leah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Batley, Nutley, Huxley, Ousley, Paley, Coley, Hulley, Hatley, Lumley

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Utley Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Utley name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Utley. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    54%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    18%

  • Germanic Europe

    6%

  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples

    3%

  • Norway

    3%

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Utley Family Origin

Where is the Utley family from?

Utley Family Occupations

What did your Utley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Utley occupation in Canada was Student. 29% of Utley's were Students. A less common occupation for the Utley family was Millwright. Student, Tailor and Accountant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Utley.

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  • Student

    29%
  • Tailor

    29%
  • Accountant

    14%
  • Millwright

    14%

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

Utley Historical Records

What Utley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 41,000 census records available for the last name Utley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Utley census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Utley. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 7,000 military records available for the last name Utley. For the veterans among your Utley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Utley Life Expectancy

What is the average Utley lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Utley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Utley in 1951 was 42, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Utley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Utley 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.

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