Last name: BURLEY

Welcome at Geneanet!

Welcome at Geneanet!

With Geneanet, find your ancestors from home, create your family tree for free, and explore and share your family history. Genealogy has never been easier, thanks to our database of 8 billion individuals, and our community of enthusiasts.

All you have to know about the last name BURLEY

Last name frequency

BURLEY : This last name is indexed 68,642 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

BURLEY : 1: English: habitational name from any of various places called Burley for example in Hampshire Rutland Shropshire and Yorkshire from Old English burh ‘fortified manor stronghold’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.2: English: variant of Birley.3: Americanized form of Swiss German Bürli: from a diminutive of būr ‘peasant farmer’ (see Bauer).

Learn more

Variants of last name

The spelling of names may have changed over the centuries. Knowing these names variants will help you build your family tree.

Search a name

Discover your ancestors and build your family tree step by step through billions of data included in our members' family trees and through civil records.

Most popular first names

Most indexed countries

Available collections for this name