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Dunlay Name Meaning

Scottish: perhaps an altered spelling of Irish Dunlea, itself a variant of Delay.

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


Similar surnames: Dunlap, Dunay, Dunlavy, Lunday, Dungey, Finlay, Dunlea, Dupay, Dunlop

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Dunlay Family Origin

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Dunlay Family Occupations

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  • Gen Lab

    50%
  • Typefounder'S Metal Refiner

    50%

In 1881, the most common Dunlay occupation in the UK was Gen Lab. 50% of Dunlay's were Gen Labs. Gen Lab and Typefounder'S Metal Refiner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dunlay.

Source: Census data for Dunlay | Data not to scale

Dunlay Historical Records

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Dunlay Life Expectancy

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