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Where is the Kelley family from?
You can see how Kelley families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Kelley family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Kelley families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 619 Kelley families living in Lancashire. This was about 19% of all the recorded Kelley's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Kelley families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Kelley surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Kelley. 11% of Kelley men worked as a General Labourer and 73% of Kelley women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kelley were Painter decorator and Housewife. .