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Danaher Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Danachair ‘descendant of Danachar’, a personal name meaning ‘poetry loving’, from dán ‘craft’, ‘poem’.

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


Similar surnames: Dalager, Daniel, Donaher, Daher, Danger, Deisher, Fancher, Sander

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Danaher Family Origin

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Danaher Family Occupations

What did your Danaher ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Roman Catholic Priest St Mary'S Chapel, Bricklayers Labourer and Charwoman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Danaher. The most common Danaher occupation in the UK was Roman Catholic Priest St Mary'S Chapel. 22% of Danaher's were Roman Catholic Priest St Mary'S Chapels. A less common occupation for the Danaher family was Color Sergt 24th Regt.

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  • Roman Catholic Priest St Mary'S Chapel

    22%
  • Bricklayers Labourer

    11%
  • Charwoman

    11%
  • Color Sergt 24th Regt

    11%

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

Danaher Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Danaher. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Danaher 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Danaher. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Danaher. For the veterans among your Danaher ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Danaher Life Expectancy

What is the average Danaher lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Danaher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Danaher in 1957 was 47, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Danaher

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Danaher 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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