Dailey Family History

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Dailey Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Daly.

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


Similar surnames: Daley, Daily, Dalley, Dawley, Gailey, Railey, Daisey, Deily, Dagley

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Dailey Family Origin

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Dailey Family Occupations

What did your Dailey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dailey family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dailey. The most common Dailey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Dailey's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    2%

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

Dailey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dailey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dailey 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Dailey. 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 Dailey. For the veterans among your Dailey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dailey Life Expectancy

What is the average Dailey lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Dailey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Dailey in 1940 was 18, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dailey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dailey 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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