Dace Name Meaning

English: from Old French dars ‘dace’; a nickname for someone thought to resemble the fish of this name, or a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or fish seller.

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


Similar surnames: Dame, Mace, Lace, Dance, Dack, Race, Dale, Dane, Dade, Duce

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Dace Family Origin

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Dace Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Cigar Maker

    4%

In 1880, the most common Dace occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Dace's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dace family was Cigar Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dace.

Source: Census data for Dace | Data not to scale

Dace Historical Records

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Dace Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Dace life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Dace in 1944 was 38, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dace

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