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Delanoy Name Meaning

English and French: habitational name for someone from either of two places named Lannoy, in Nord and Oise. See also Delano.

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


Similar surnames: Delaney, Delano, Delancey, Deloy, Delane, Deloney, Delage, Delacy

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Where is the Delanoy family from?

You can see how Delanoy families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Delanoy family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Delanoy families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 12 Delanoy families living in New York. This was about 86% of all the recorded Delanoy's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Delanoy families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Delanoy surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Delanoy ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Delanoy. 37% of Delanoy men worked as a Laborer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    37%
  • Farmer
    17%
  • New Worker
    12%
  • Painter
    12%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 491 immigration records available for the last name Delanoy. 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 Cards

There are 426 military records available for the last name Delanoy. For the veterans among your Delanoy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Delanoy lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Delanoy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Delanoy in 1955 was 37, and 76 in 2004.

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