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Dafydd Name Meaning

from the personal name Dafydd Welsh form of David .

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


Similar surnames: David, Day, Dodd, Dade, Gadd, Daft, Dayal, Ladd, Davy, Dada

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Where is the Dafydd family from?

You can see how Dafydd families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dafydd family name was found in the UK in 1891. In 1891 there were 8 Dafydd families living in Glamorgan. This was 100% of all the recorded Dafydd's in United Kingdom. Glamorgan had the highest population of Dafydd families in 1891.
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Census Records

There are 38 census records available for the last name Dafydd. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dafydd census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Dafydd. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 2 military records available for the last name Dafydd. For the veterans among your Dafydd ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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