History of your Surname
Get access to Danniss family records.Start a free trial

Danniss Family History

Danniss 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: Dennis, Danis, Annis, Danish, Hannis, Mannis, Anness, Dannels, Inniss

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Danniss family from?

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

What did your Danniss ancestors do for a living?

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

What Danniss family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 21 census records available for the last name Danniss. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Danniss census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search UK census records for Danniss

Passenger Lists

There are 1 immigration records available for the last name Danniss. 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.

View all Danniss immigration records

Draft Cards

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

View all Danniss military records

You've only scratched the surface of Danniss family history

Discover More

What is the average Danniss lifespan?

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Danniss family tree

Explore Your Tree
Search for another surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial