The Girdley Family History

This is a site where you can find information about the history of the Girdley family.

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The Girdley Family in the Census

Census Freqency of the Surname Girdley
1841 Census1
1851 Census9
1861 Census12
1871 Census7
1881 Census17
1891 Census6
1901 Census22
1911 Census35

Most Frequent Forenames for the Girdley Family in the Census

Name 1841 Census 1851 Census 1861 Census 1881 Census 1871 Census 1891 Census 1901 Census 1911 Census Total
William Girdley 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 4
Mary Girdley 0 1 0 1 0 0 3 4
George Girdley 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 3
John Girdley 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 3
Emily Girdley 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 1
Tom Girdley 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1
Thomas Girdley 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 1
Ann Girdley 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0
Sarah Girdley 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
Gertrude Girdley 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Alice Girdley 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1
Jane Girdley 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
Emma Girdley 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 1
James Girdley 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1
Charles Girdley 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
Amy Girdley 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 1
Fanny Girdley 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Ethel Girdley 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Arthur Girdley 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Ellerby Girdley 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0

Your Family History Search

You can use the forms below to do automatic searches for the Girdley family online amongst birth, marriage and death records from 1837, plus census transcripts for 1841, 1851, 1861, 1871, 1881, 1891, 1901 and many more...


Etymology and History of the Surname: Girdley

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