Ducey Family History

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Ducey Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dubhghusa ‘descendant of Dubhghusa’, a personal name composed of the elements dubh ‘black’ + gus meaning ‘choice’ or ‘vigor’.

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


Similar surnames: Lucey, Dacey, Dudley, Duddy, Duch, Duke, Dickey, Duley, Duce, Dey

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Ducey Family Origin

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Ducey Family Occupations

What did your Ducey ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Newsvendor and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Ducey. 20% of Ducey men worked as a Newsvendor and 43% of Ducey women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ducey were Fitters Labourer and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Newsvendor
    20%
  • Assistant Caster Non Ferrous Metals H W
    10%
  • Boot Repairer (own Acc
    10%
  • Fitters Labourer
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    43%
  • Nursing Trainee
    15%
  • Private Means
    15%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    15%

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

Ducey Historical Records

What Ducey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Ducey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ducey 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Ducey. 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 Ducey. For the veterans among your Ducey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ducey Life Expectancy

What is the average Ducey lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Ducey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Ducey in 1942 was 39, and 62 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ducey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ducey 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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