Deacy Family History

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Deacy Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Dacey.

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


Similar surnames: Dacy, Dealy, Deasy, Mealy, Fealy, Stacy, Creacy, Delay, Delacy, Heary

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Deacy Family Origin

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Deacy Family Occupations

What did your Deacy ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Deacy. 25% of Deacy men worked as a Laborer and 45% of Deacy women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Deacy were Farmer and Office Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    25%
  • Foreman
    15%
  • Fireman
    10%
  • Farmer
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    45%
  • Teacher
    34%
  • Office Clerk
    23%

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

Deacy Historical Records

What Deacy family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Deacy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Deacy 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 761 immigration records available for the last name Deacy. 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 398 military records available for the last name Deacy. For the veterans among your Deacy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deacy Life Expectancy

What is the average Deacy lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Deacy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Deacy in 1945 was 36, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deacy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Deacy 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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