Glancy Family History

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Glancy Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Fhlannchaidh ‘son of Flannchadh’ (see Clancy).

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


Similar surnames: Clancy, Graney, Glave, Glaspy, Laney, Glasby, Clancey, Glace, Glenny

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Glancy Family Origin

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Glancy Family Occupations

What did your Glancy ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Glancy. 24% of Glancy men worked as a General Labourer and 88% of Glancy women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Glancy were Steel Works Labourer and Hairdresser

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    24%
  • Hand Putter Colliery
    16%
  • Permanent Way Labourer
    16%
  • Steel Works Labourer
    16%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    88%
  • Housewife
    5%
  • Domestic Duties
    5%
  • Hairdresser
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Glancy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Glancy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Glancy 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Glancy. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Glancy. For the veterans among your Glancy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Glancy Life Expectancy

What is the average Glancy lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Glancy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1958. The average life expectancy for Glancy in 1954 was 51, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Glancy 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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