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Dea Family History

Dea Name Meaning
Irish: reduced form of O’Dea.Chinese : possibly a variant of Xie 1.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

71,293 Historical Documents with Dea on Ancestry.com
15,541 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
8,582 Military Records
4,543 Immigration Records
31,466 Census and Voter Lists
11,161 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Dea Families

  • Number of Dea families
     7 - 12
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Dea families
     13 - 24
     5 - 12
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Dea families
     18 - 34
     7 - 17
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Dea census records

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Census records can tell you little-known facts about your ancestors such as birthplace, occupation and value of personal estate.

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Dea Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Dea families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Dea Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Dea families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Dea

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Dea Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Dea census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Dea ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Dea Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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