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Origins of the Icely surname

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About the Icelys

We have a total number of 216 records for people with the last name Icely.

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Where do most Icelys live?

In 1921, most Icelys lived in South East.

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Interesting facts about Icelys

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We have 158 records for the Icely surname. The oldest one dates back to 1897.

Who were Icelys most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Icely first names?

  • Thomas
  • John
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Icelys

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Icelys in 1921
Private Means


Living On Own Means




Cotton Cloth Hooker




Common Male occupations for Icelys in 1921






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