Dacey Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Déiseach, a name for a member of the vassal community known as the Déise, a term of uncertain meaning and origin.

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


Similar surnames: Ducey, Dazey, Day, Tacey, Pacey, Facey, Nace, Davy, Dade, Dace

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Dacey Family Origin

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Dacey Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    17%
  • Sailor

    17%
  • Tailoress

    17%
  • Teamster

    17%

In 1881, Labourer, Sailor and Tailoress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dacey. The most common Dacey occupation in Canada was Labourer. 17% of Dacey's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Dacey family was Teamster.

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Dacey Historical Records

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Dacey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Dacey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Dacey in 1945 was 40, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dacey

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