Gorley Family History
Gorley Surname History
This page is dedicated to the complete history of the Gorley family name, Gorley etymology, and records of people with the Gorley name. Gorley family history has a complex evolution whose details have been accumulated over the years by Gorley family members. The last name Gorley is an old family line that has spread all across the world over the centuries, and as the Gorley family has spread, it has changed making its etymology challenging to unearth.
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The evolution of Gorley starts with it's early ancestors. Even in the earliest days of a name there have been variations in that single name simply because family names were infrequently written down at that stage in history.
It was common for a surname to change as it enters a new country or language. As these families moved between countries, the Gorley name may have changed with them. Gorley family members have migrated around different countries all throughout history.
Gorley country of origin
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The nationality of Gorley can be difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Gorley may be in dispute as result of whether the surname came in to being naturally and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of last names that come from a profession, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Meaning of the last name Gorley
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The meaning of Gorley come may come from a profession, such as the name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession. Many of these profession-based family names might be a profession in another language. This is why it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its ancestors. Many western names like Gorley originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so on. Often these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Lamb of God".
- C. H. Gorley
- Frank Gorley 1908 - 1991
- Robert Gorley 1953 - 1980
- Ron Gorley
- Jean A Gorley 1938 - 2008
- Margot A Gorley 1933 - 1989
- Theodore Gorley 1915 - 1967
- Kathleen A Gorley 1922 - 1996
- Eva Gertrude Fryer Gorley
- Evelyn Gorley 1912 - 1976
- Ruth D Gorley 1924 - 1993
- Marie V Gorley 1928 - 2003
- J J Gorley 1958 - 1991
- Anna Gorley 1909 - 1997
- Robert Gorley 1880 - 1965
- Alfred L Gorley 1930 - 2005
- William Gorley 1915 - 1986
- Joseph Gorley 1916 - 1984
- Joseph Gorley 1884 - 1966
- Peter Gorley 1914 - 1984
Gorley Family Tree
Famous people named Gorley
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Gorley
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Gorley. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Gorley family
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Gorley spelling variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Gorley were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were written in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Gorley. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Gorley last name are important to understanding the history of the name. Surnames like Gorley vary in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family lines, and eras over generations.