Dansby Family History

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Dansby Name Meaning

English: presumably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place in an area of Scandinavian settlement; perhaps a variant of Danby.

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


Similar surnames: Danby, Darby, Denby, Daisy, Dansky, Gadsby, Darsey, Nasby, Dansie

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Dansby Family Origin

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Dansby Family Occupations

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  • Colliery Laborer

    33%
  • Farrier

    33%
  • Railway Platelayer

    33%

In 1881, the most common Dansby occupation in the UK was Colliery Laborer. 33% of Dansby's were Colliery Laborers. Colliery Laborer and Farrier were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dansby. A less common occupation for the Dansby family was Railway Platelayer.

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Dansby Historical Records

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Dansby Life Expectancy

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