Dillehay Family History

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Dillehay Name Meaning

Altered spelling of French Delahaye, a topographic name for someone who lived on land enclosed by hedges, from de la haye ‘from the hedge’, or a habitational name from any of the various places named with this word, such as La Haye in Normandy, France.

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

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Dillehay Family Origin

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Dillehay Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Baggage Master

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

In 1880, Farmer, Baggage Master and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dillehay. The most common Dillehay occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Dillehay's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dillehay family was Laborer.

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Dillehay Historical Records

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Dillehay Life Expectancy

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