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

Where is the Glancy family from?

Glancy Family Occupations

What did your Glancy ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Glancy occupation in the UK was Labourer. 10% of Glancy's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Glancy family was Limestone Miner. Labourer, Coal Miner and Housekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Glancy.

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  • Labourer

  • Coal Miner

  • Housekeeper

  • Limestone Miner


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

Glancy Historical Records

What Glancy family records will you find?

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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Glancy

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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