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Dannelly Name Meaning

Probably variant spelling of the Irish family name Donnelly.

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


Similar surnames: Dannelley, Donnelly, Donnelley, Hennelly, Donnally, Darnell, Kennelly

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Where is the Dannelly family from?

You can see how Dannelly families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dannelly family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Dannelly families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 36 Dannelly families living in Lancashire. This was about 58% of all the recorded Dannelly's in the UK. Lancashire had the highest population of Dannelly families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dannelly surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dannelly ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Dannelly. .

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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 Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Dannelly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dannelly 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 805 immigration records available for the last name Dannelly. 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 Cards

There are 623 military records available for the last name Dannelly. For the veterans among your Dannelly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dannelly lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Dannelly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Dannelly in 1965 was 76, and 79 in 2004.

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