Danca Name Meaning

Portuguese (Dança): perhaps a nickname from dança ‘dance’. Dutch: variant of Dankaert (see Dankert). Americanized spelling of Hungarian Dancsa, a patronymic from Dancs, a pet form of Dániel, Domonkos, or Damján.

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


Similar surnames: Dana, Janca, Dance, Dancy, Franca, Janco, Danza, Hance, Danz, Bacca

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Danca Family Origin

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Danca Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Danca occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 100% of Danca's were Keeping Houses.

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Between 1957 and 2004, Danca life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Danca in 1957 was 33, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Danca

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