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Dandan Family History

Dandan Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Damian, Landa, Dana, Banda, Madan, Mannan, Mangan, Kanda, Duncan

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Where is the Dandan family from?

You can see how Dandan families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dandan family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1891 and 1920. The most Dandan families were found in USA in 1920, and United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there was 1 Dandan family living in London. This was 100% of all the recorded Dandan's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Dandan families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dandan surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dandan ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Dandan. 100% of Dandan men worked as a Farmer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
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Census Records

There are 130 census records available for the last name Dandan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dandan 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 136 immigration records available for the last name Dandan. 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 30 military records available for the last name Dandan. For the veterans among your Dandan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dandan lifespan?

Between 1973 and 2004, in the United States, Dandan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Dandan in 1973 was 63, and 52 in 2004.

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