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Lancey Name Meaning

English: unexplained. The form De Lancey is also found in British records; it may well be a habitational name from Lancey in Isère, France.

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


Similar surnames: Lance, Manley, Larkey, Lander, Hancey, Chancey, Hanley, Janey, Hanney

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Lancey Family Origin

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Lancey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Oil Dealer

    20%
  • Teamester

    20%

In 1881, the most common Lancey occupation in Canada was Farmer. 60% of Lancey's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lancey family was Teamester. Farmer and Oil Dealer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lancey.

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Lancey Life Expectancy

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