Ducey Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dubhghusa ‘descendant of Dubhghusa’, a personal name composed of the elements dubh ‘black’ + gus meaning ‘choice’ or ‘vigor’.

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


Similar surnames: Lucey, Dacey, Dudley, Duddy, Duch, Duke, Dickey, Duley, Duce, Dey

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Ducey Family Origin

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Ducey Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    4%

In 1880, the most common Ducey occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 15% of Ducey's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ducey. A less common occupation for the Ducey family was Coal Miner.

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Ducey Historical Records

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Ducey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Ducey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Ducey in 1942 was 39, and 62 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ducey

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