Delane Family History

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Delane Name Meaning

English: originally de Laine (see Delaine), this is a Huguenot name, which was taken to England in the 17th century. French: possibly a habitational name for someone from Lannes in Haute-Marne.

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


Similar surnames: Delaney, Delage, Delano, Dean, Deland, Delle, Delaine, Delaune, Eland

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Delane Family Origin

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Delane Family Occupations

What did your Delane ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Delane occupation in Canada was Student. 33% of Delane's were Students. A less common occupation for the Delane family was Labour. Student, Farmer and Tailoress were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Delane.

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  • Student

    33%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Tailoress

    17%
  • Labour

    8%

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

Delane Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Delane Life Expectancy

What is the average Delane lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Delane life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Delane in 1958 was 45, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Delane

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Delane 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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