Dunleavy Family History

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Dunleavy Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Duinnshléibhe ‘son of Donn Sléibhe’, a personal name composed of the elements donn ‘brown-haired man’ or ‘chieftain’ + sléibhe ‘of the mountain’.

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


Similar surnames: Durley, Delay, Dudley, Dullea, Manley, Hanley, Munley, Dunlavy, Levy

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Dunleavy Family Origin

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Dunleavy Family Occupations

What did your Dunleavy ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dunleavy family was Farm Labourer. Ag: Labr. Drainer, Clothes Dealer and Cotton Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dunleavy. The most common Dunleavy occupation in the UK was Ag: Labr. Drainer. 5% of Dunleavy's were Ag: Labr. Drainers.

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  • Ag: Labr. Drainer

    5%
  • Clothes Dealer

    5%
  • Cotton Weaver

    5%
  • Farm Labourer

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dunleavy ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Dunleavy Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dunleavy Life Expectancy

What is the average Dunleavy lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Dunleavy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Dunleavy in 1942 was 66, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dunleavy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dunleavy 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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