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Dulay Family History

Dulay Name Meaning

Filipino: unexplained. Hungarian: habitational name for someone from a place called Duló in Trencsény county.

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


Similar surnames: Dubay, Duray, Dunay, Turay, Dulak, Dolak, Delay, Duley, Dugay, Dula

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Where is the Dulay family from?

You can see how Dulay families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dulay family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Dulay families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 2 Dulay families living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Dulay's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Dulay families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dulay surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dulay ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dulay. 55% of Dulay men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Dulay women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dulay were Cook and Helper.

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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
    55%
  • Farmer
    12%
  • Farm Laborer
    10%
  • Cook
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    50%
  • Helper
    50%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dulay. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dulay census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dulay. 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 592 military records available for the last name Dulay. For the veterans among your Dulay ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dulay lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Dulay life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Dulay in 1942 was 43, and 61 in 2004.

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