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Delany Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant spelling of Delaney.

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


Similar surnames: Dulany, Devany, Delacy, Delay, Delaney, Delacey, Deacy, Dulaney

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Delany Family Origin

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Delany Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Delany. The most common Delany occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Delany's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Delany family was Carpenter.

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Delany Historical Records

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Delany Life Expectancy

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