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Lakey Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Lakey name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Lakey. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


  • Sweden


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Lakey Family Origin

Where is the Lakey family from?

Lakey Family Occupations

What did your Lakey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Lakey occupation in Canada was Farmer. 17% of Lakey's were Farmers. Farmer, Dress Maker and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lakey. A less common occupation for the Lakey family was Scholar.

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  • Farmer

  • Dress Maker

  • Labourer

  • Scholar


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

Lakey Historical Records

What Lakey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Lakey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lakey 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lakey. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Lakey. For the veterans among your Lakey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lakey Life Expectancy

What is the average Lakey lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Lakey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Lakey in 1952 was 55, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lakey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lakey 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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