Pacey Family History

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Pacey Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Pacy-sur-Eure, which took its name from the Gallo-Roman personal name Paccius + the locative suffix -acum.

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

Similar surnames: Paley, Pavey, Pace, Macey, Facey, Tacey, Matey, Pane, Pacek, Dacey

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Pacey Family Origin

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Pacey Family Occupations

What did your Pacey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pacey. The most common Pacey occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Pacey's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Pacey family was Carpenter.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Carpenter


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

Pacey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 28,000 census records available for the last name Pacey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pacey 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Pacey. 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 Pacey. For the veterans among your Pacey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pacey Life Expectancy

What is the average Pacey lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Pacey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Pacey in 1947 was 54, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pacey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pacey 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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