Duffey Family History

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Duffey Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant spelling of Duffy.

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


Similar surnames: Duffer, Duffie, Duffek, Duffy, Mcduffey, Guffy, Guffey, Duskey, Duff

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Duffey Family Origin

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Duffey Family Occupations

What did your Duffey ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Servant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Duffey. 25% of Duffey men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Duffey women worked as a Servant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Duffey were Carpenter and Book Keeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    25%
  • Laborer
    11%
  • Labourer
    11%
  • Carpenter
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Servant
    20%
  • Income
    14%
  • Account Clerk
    7%
  • Book Keeper
    7%

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

Duffey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 54,000 census records available for the last name Duffey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Duffey 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Duffey. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Duffey. For the veterans among your Duffey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Duffey Life Expectancy

What is the average Duffey lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Duffey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Duffey in 1941 was 56, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duffey

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