Deloney Family History

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Deloney Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of French Delaunay, a habitational name meaning ‘from Aunay’. There are numerous minor places in northern and eastern France so named, from Latin alnus ‘alder’ + the collective suffix -etum.

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

Similar surnames: Delaney, Delorey, Dolney, Deloge, Delancey, Deloy, Delanoy, Delone

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Deloney Family Origin

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Deloney Family Occupations

What did your Deloney ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Assistant Technical Man buyer For General and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Deloney. 25% of Deloney men worked as an Assistant Technical Man buyer For General and 58% of Deloney women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Deloney were Turner setters Prise Enginee and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Assistant Technical Man buyer For General
  • Carpenter
  • Public Work General Labour
  • Turner setters Prise Enginee

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Dancer Night Club Hoster
  • House Servant (retired
  • Unpaid Domestic

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

Deloney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Deloney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Deloney 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 390 immigration records available for the last name Deloney. 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 879 military records available for the last name Deloney. For the veterans among your Deloney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deloney Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Deloney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Deloney in 1957 was 52, and 76 in 2004.

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