Delahunt Family History

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Delahunt Name Meaning

Irish (Offaly and Kerry): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Dulchaointigh ‘descendant of Dulchaointeach’, a byname composed of the elements dul ‘satirist’ + caointeach ‘plaintive’.

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


Similar surnames: Delaney, Delahunty, Delahanty, Klaudt, Leland, Dillahunt, Delehanty

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Delahunt Family Origin

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Delahunt Family Occupations

What did your Delahunt ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Delahunt family was School Master. The most common Delahunt occupation in Canada was Farmer. 60% of Delahunt's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Labourer and River Driver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Delahunt.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Farm Labourer

    10%
  • River Driver

    10%
  • School Master

    10%

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

Delahunt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Delahunt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Delahunt 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Delahunt. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Delahunt. For the veterans among your Delahunt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Delahunt Life Expectancy

What is the average Delahunt lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Delahunt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Delahunt in 1955 was 59, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Delahunt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Delahunt 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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