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

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  • Ag: Labr. Drainer

    5%
  • Clothes Dealer

    5%
  • Cotton Weaver

    5%
  • Farm Labourer

    5%

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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Dunleavy Historical Records

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Dunleavy Life Expectancy

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