Glancey Family History

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Glancey Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Glancy.

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

Similar surnames: Clancey, Ganey, Glenney, Glance, Dancey, Lacey, Flanary, Chancey

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Glancey Family Origin

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Glancey Family Occupations

What did your Glancey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Glancey family was Boiler Maker. Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Hawker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glancey. The most common Glancey occupation in the UK was Labourer. 16% of Glancey's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Hawker

  • Boiler Maker


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

Glancey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Glancey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glancey 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 981 immigration records available for the last name Glancey. 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 Glancey. For the veterans among your Glancey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glancey Life Expectancy

What is the average Glancey lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Glancey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Glancey in 1963 was 73, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glancey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glancey 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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