Dancy Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Dansie.

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


Similar surnames: Dancey, Danzy, Dacy, Danca, Dance, Tacy, Hanny, Davy, Francy, Acy

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Dancy Family Origin

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Dancy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dancy. The most common Dancy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Dancy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dancy family was Farming.

Source: Census data for Dancy | Data not to scale

Dancy Historical Records

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Dancy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Dancy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Dancy in 1948 was 41, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dancy

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