Delee Name Meaning

Irish (West Cork): see Delay. Perhaps from French De Lé, itself an adaptation of English Lee, from a nobleman who followed King James II into exile.

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


Similar surnames: Delle, Defee, Dole, Devere, Demey, Deboe, Deneve, Depue, Deger

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Delee Family Origin

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Delee Family Occupations

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  • Farming

    33%
  • Architect

    7%
  • Cap. Cutter

    7%
  • Cond. Maker

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Delee occupation in the USA was Farming. 33% of Delee's were Farmings. Farming, Architect and Cap. Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Delee. A less common occupation for the Delee family was Cond. Maker.

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Delee Historical Records

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Delee Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Delee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Delee in 1959 was 61, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Delee

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