Duffney Family History

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Duffney Name Meaning

Possibly of Irish origin, a reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Duibheannaigh or Ó Duibheamhna (see Devaney).

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


Similar surnames: Gaffney, Diffley, Duffy, Devaney, Duane, Tunney, Duffee, Guffey

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Duffney Family Origin

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Duffney Family Occupations

What did your Duffney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Duffney occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Duffney's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Duffney family was Works On Farm. Laborer and Day Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Duffney.

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Day Laborer

    25%
  • Works On Farm

    25%

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Duffney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Duffney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Duffney 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Duffney. 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 Duffney. For the veterans among your Duffney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Duffney Life Expectancy

What is the average Duffney lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Duffney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Duffney in 1963 was 84, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duffney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Duffney 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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