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Delargey Family History

Delargey Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Delaney, Delage, Delorey, Delorge, Delancey, Largey, Debarge

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Where is the Delargey family from?

You can see how Delargey families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Delargey family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1851 and 1920. The most Delargey families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 5 Delargey families living in Michigan. This was about 71% of all the recorded Delargey's in USA. Michigan had the highest population of Delargey families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Delargey surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Delargey ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Delargey. 100% of Delargey men worked as a Laborer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 341 census records available for the last name Delargey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Delargey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 50 immigration records available for the last name Delargey. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 34 military records available for the last name Delargey. For the veterans among your Delargey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Delargey lifespan?

Between 1974 and 2000, in the United States, Delargey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Delargey in 1974 was 60, and 78 in 2000.

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