Danton Family History

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Danton Name Meaning

French: habitational name, with the preposition d(e), for someone from either of two places, in Isère and Haute-Savoie, called Anthon. The place name is probably from an unrecorded Gaulish personal name rather than from a version of Anthony.

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

Similar surnames: Dantin, Dalton, Dunton, Manton, Canton, Banton, Denton, Panton

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Danton Family Origin

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Danton Family Occupations

What did your Danton ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Danton occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Danton's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Danton family was Labourer. Agricultural Labourer, Farm Labourer and General Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Danton.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farm Labourer

  • General Laborer

  • Labourer


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Danton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Danton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Danton 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Danton. 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 Danton. For the veterans among your Danton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Danton Life Expectancy

What is the average Danton lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Danton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Danton in 1961 was 39, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Danton 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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