Wegley Family History

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Wegley Name Meaning

South German: variant of Wege, an Americanized form of the diminutive Wegle or Wegl.

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


Similar surnames: Wagley, Fegley, Magley, Begley, Werley, Fenley, Egley, Wehrley

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Wegley Family Origin

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Wegley Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • At School

    11%
  • Grocer

    11%
  • H Keeper

    11%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wegley family was H Keeper. Farmer, At School and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wegley. The most common Wegley occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Wegley's were Farmers.

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Wegley Historical Records

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Wegley Life Expectancy

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