Dancey Family History

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Dancey Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Dansie.

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

Similar surnames: Danzey, Dancy, Darcey, Dance, Denney, Darsey, Lacey, Lancey, Dancer

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Dancey Family Origin

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Dancey Family Occupations

What did your Dancey ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Dancey. 4% of Dancey men worked as a General Labourer and 48% of Dancey women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dancey were Gardener and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Bricklayer
  • Colliery Hewer
  • Gardener

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Unpaid Domestic Du
  • Cook

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Dancey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Dancey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dancey 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 981 immigration records available for the last name Dancey. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Dancey. For the veterans among your Dancey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dancey Life Expectancy

What is the average Dancey lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Dancey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Dancey in 1962 was 68, and 65 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dancey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dancey 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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