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Clancy Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhlannchaidh, patronymic from the personal name Flannchadh, which is derived from flann ‘red’.

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


Similar surnames: Glancy, Cloney, Chancy, Clardy, Craney, Canny, Canty, Blanch, Cluney

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Clancy Family Origin

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Clancy Family Occupations

What did your Clancy ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Clancy. 41% of Clancy men worked as a Farmer and 31% of Clancy women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Clancy were Carpenter and Student

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    41%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Labourer
    7%
  • Carpenter
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
    31%
  • Servant
    14%
  • Stenographer
    14%
  • Student
    14%

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

Clancy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 115,000 census records available for the last name Clancy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Clancy 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 19,000 immigration records available for the last name Clancy. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 18,000 military records available for the last name Clancy. For the veterans among your Clancy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Clancy Life Expectancy

What is the average Clancy lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Clancy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Clancy in 1945 was 35, and 73 in 2004.

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