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Where is the Dancy family from?
You can see how Dancy families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dancy family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Dancy families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 9 Dancy families living in North Carolina. This was about 39% of all the recorded Dancy's in the USA. North Carolina had the highest population of Dancy families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dancy surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dancy. 33% of Dancy men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Dancy women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dancy were Farming and Servant.