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Dantis Family History

Dantis 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: Danis, Dantes, Dantin, Lantis, Yantis, Antis, Dennis, Annis, Manis

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Where is the Dantis family from?

You can see how Dantis families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dantis family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there was 1 Dantis family living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Dantis's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Dantis families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dantis surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dantis ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 115 census records available for the last name Dantis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dantis 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 32 immigration records available for the last name Dantis. 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 19 military records available for the last name Dantis. For the veterans among your Dantis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dantis lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2003, in the United States, Dantis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Dantis in 1953 was 62, and 84 in 2003.

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