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 1921, Farmer and Matron were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Delane. 40% of Delane men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Delane women worked as a Matron. Some less common occupations for Americans named Delane were Electrician and Pension

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    40%
  • Barber
    20%
  • Clerk
    20%
  • Electrician
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Matron
    50%
  • Pension
    50%

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

Delane Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 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 746 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 655 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

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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.

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