Danis Family History

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Danis Name Meaning

French: from a short form of the personal Jordanis. French and English: from a pet form of Daniel. French: habitational name, with the preposition d(e), for someone from Anixhe in Fexhe-lez-Slins in the Belgian province of Liège, recorded in the 13th century as Anis. Hungarian: patronymic from Dani, a pet form of the personal name Dániel, Hungarian form of Daniel. Czech and Slovak (Daniš): variant of Danek (see Danek). Lithuanian and Latvian: from a derivative of the personal name Danis, Danielius (see Daniel).

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


Similar surnames: Manis, Danos, Danes, Daniel, Danish, Denis, Danks, Janis, Valis

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Danis Family Origin

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Danis Family Occupations

What did your Danis ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Groom (N D) and Shoe Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Danis. The most common Danis occupation in the UK was Groom (N D). 50% of Danis's were Groom (N D)s.

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  • Groom (N D)

    50%
  • Shoe Maker

    50%

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Danis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Danis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Danis 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 Danis. 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 Danis. For the veterans among your Danis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Danis Life Expectancy

What is the average Danis lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Danis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Danis in 1940 was 45, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Danis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Danis 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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