Delacy Family History

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Delacy Name Meaning

Irish and English (of Norman origin): habitational name for someone from Lassy in Calvados, France (see Lacy), with the preposition de ‘from’.

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

Similar surnames: Delay, Lacy, Delaney, Delach, Delancey, Delano, Demary, Delane

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Delacy Family Origin

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Delacy Family Occupations

What did your Delacy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Delacy. The most common Delacy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Delacy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Delacy family was Shoe Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House

  • Shoe Maker


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

Delacy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Delacy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Delacy 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 581 immigration records available for the last name Delacy. 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 888 military records available for the last name Delacy. For the veterans among your Delacy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Delacy Life Expectancy

What is the average Delacy lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Delacy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Delacy in 1950 was 54, and 53 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Delacy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Delacy 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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