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Chancy Name Meaning

French: habitational name, most probably from a place name derived from a Romano-Gallic estate named with the personal name Cantius + the locative suffix -acum. variant of Chancey. Variant spelling of Chancey.

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


Similar surnames: Chancey, Cheney, Chaney, Haney, Chang, Clancy, Canby, Hance, Charney

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Chancy Family Origin

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Chancy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farmer Son

    17%
  • Female Farmer

    17%
  • Minister

    17%

In 1881, Farmer, Farmer Son and Female Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chancy. The most common Chancy occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Chancy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Chancy family was Minister.

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Chancy Historical Records

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Chancy Life Expectancy

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