Ducey Family History

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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

What did your Ducey ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ducey ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Ducey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ducey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ducey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ducey. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Ducey. For the veterans among your Ducey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ducey Life Expectancy

What is the average Ducey lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ducey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ducey ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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