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Danger Name Meaning

German: variant of Danker . French: patronymic with fused preposition d(e) ‘of’ from the personal name Anger . French and English (of Norman origin; Somerset): nickname from Old French dang(i)er Anglo-Norman French daunger in one of its early senses ‘power domination’ or ‘resistance opposition’. English (of Norman origin; Somerset): habitational name with the French preposition d(e) ‘from’ denoting someone from Angers France with loss of apparently plural -s.

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


Similar surnames: Anger, Ranger, Danner, Denger, Hanger, Fanger, Dangler, Manger

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Where is the Danger family from?

You can see how Danger families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Danger family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Danger families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 33 Danger families living in London. This was about 40% of all the recorded Danger's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Danger families in 1891.
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What did your Danger ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Danger. 78% of Danger women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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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.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    78%
  • Housekeeper
    8%
  • Privatemeans
    8%
  • Private Means
    8%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 955 immigration records available for the last name Danger. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Danger. For the veterans among your Danger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Danger lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Danger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Danger in 1966 was 79, and 73 in 2004.

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