When Alva B. Carley was born about 1844, in New York, United States, his father, Nathaniel Reed Carley, was 29 and his mother, Louisa R Graves, was 30. He lived in Diana, Lewis, New York, United States for about 5 years and Croghan, Croghan, Lewis, New York, United States in 1860. He died on 26 November 1864, in Maryland, United States, at the age of 21, and was buried in Oswegatchie, Fine, St. Lawrence, New York, United States.
Irish (Roscommon): shortened form of McCarley .
English: habitational name from the hamlet of Carley in Lifton (Devon), possibly named with Cornish ker ‘fort, round (enclosure)’ + legh ‘flat stone, slab’.
English: variant of Carlow .
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