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Wesley Genealogy & History

Wesley is a locational surname and the family name of the dukes of Wellington. It originated from the various places throughout England called Westleigh/Westley, derived from the Old English word west (meaning west) and leah (meaning clearing). Wesley family history includes a feudal manor in Westley Waterless in Cambridgshire and purported descent from the Norman noble of Scales. The coat of arms contains three escallops, signifying successful commander, and the family motto is God is love. Noted in Wesley genealogy is theologian John Wesley, founder of the Methodist church. The first American immigrants were a Westlie to Virginia in 1635 and a Westley to Connecticut in 1640.

Wesley Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Aaron Wesley-- --, 1905April 14,2002OH
Barbara Wesley-- --, 1954May ,1976PA
Caldonia Wesley-- --, 1872May ,1967NY
Daisy Wesley-- --, 1921April 26,1998MI

Wesley Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Carlyle Wesley-- --, 1914October ,1988Cleveland,OH
Fairly Wesley-- --, 1892November ,1971Tchula,MS
Gaberal Wesley-- --, 1952May 18,2001Chester,PA
H Carlton Wesley-- --, 1917November 20,1999Lancaster,PA

Wesley Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Ajamu WesleyKeisha JenkinsNovember 14,1997Wake, NC
Blyden WesleySophia PevieNovember 16,1995Wake, NC
Cedric WesleyShaniqua NewsomeSeptember 9,2000Rockwall, TX
David WesleySherry KingSeptember 21,1986Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Wesley

1789th: Faust1790th: Stacy
1791st: Comer1792nd: Gale
1793rd: Talbot1794th: Hanks
1795th: Waggoner1796th: Cormier
1797th: Moreland1798th: Roland

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