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Walley Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Walley name?

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

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  • England & Wales

    53%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    22%

  • Germanic Europe

    6%

  • European Jewish

    3%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    3%

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Walley Family Origin

Where is the Walley family from?

Walley Family Occupations

What did your Walley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Walley family was Crockery Merchant. Farmer, Carpenter and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Walley. The most common Walley occupation in Canada was Farmer. 21% of Walley's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Clerk

    7%
  • Crockery Merchant

    7%

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

Walley Historical Records

What Walley family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 35,000 census records available for the last name Walley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Walley 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Walley. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Walley. For the veterans among your Walley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Walley Life Expectancy

What is the average Walley lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Walley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Walley in 1950 was 48, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Walley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Walley 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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