Delancey Family History

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Delancey Name Meaning

Probably of French or English origin, a habitational name for someone from Lancey in Isère, France.

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


Similar surnames: Delaney, Lancey, Delacy, Delanoy, Delane, Deloney, Chancey, Delage

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Delancey Family Origin

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Delancey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Clerk In Grain House

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Delancey family was Clerk In Grain House. The most common Delancey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Delancey's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Delancey.

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Delancey Historical Records

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Delancey Life Expectancy

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