Fancy Name Meaning

English (Dorset): unexplained. This name is frequent in Nova Scotia.

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


Similar surnames: Candy, Vance, Acy, Franca, Rance, Canby, Face, Ranch, Francy, Fan

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Fancy Family Origin

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Fancy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    24%
  • Boat Builder

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fancy family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Boat Builder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fancy. The most common Fancy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Fancy's were Farmers.

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Fancy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2003, Fancy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Fancy in 1962 was 68, and 72 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fancy

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