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Danvers Name Meaning

Irish and English (of Norman origin): habitational name, with fused preposition d(e), for someone from Anvers, the French name of the port of Antwerp in what is now Belgium.

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


Similar surnames: Davern, Manners, Damery, Danger, Danner, Angers, Daniel, Dancer

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Danvers Family Origin

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Danvers Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    9%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • F W K Cotton

    6%

In 1881, Annuitant, Agricultural Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Danvers. The most common Danvers occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 9% of Danvers's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the Danvers family was F W K Cotton.

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Danvers Historical Records

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Danvers Life Expectancy

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