Dacus Family History

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Dacus Name Meaning

Welsh: Anglicized form of the Welsh personal name Deicws, a pet form of Dafydd, Welsh form of David.

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

Similar surnames: Days, Danis, Matus, Hanus, Mabus, Naus, Dacey, Darius, Demus, Sacks

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Dacus Family Origin

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Dacus Family Occupations

What did your Dacus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Dacus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Dacus's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dacus. A less common occupation for the Dacus family was Merchant.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Merchant


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dacus ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Dacus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Dacus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dacus census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 233 immigration records available for the last name Dacus. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Dacus. For the veterans among your Dacus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dacus Life Expectancy

What is the average Dacus lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Dacus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Dacus in 1949 was 41, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dacus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dacus ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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