Denes Name Meaning

Hungarian (Dénes): from the personal name Dénes, from Greek Dionysios (see Dennis). Jewish (from Hungary): adoption of the Hungarian surname.

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


Similar surnames: Dienes, Denis, Denys, Debes, Benes, Dees, Remes, Bones, Drewes, Deeb

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Denes Family Origin

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Denes Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith Journ

    50%
  • Painter

    50%

In 1881, Blacksmith Journ and Painter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Denes. The most common Denes occupation in the UK was Blacksmith Journ. 50% of Denes's were Blacksmith Journs.

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Between 1961 and 2004, Denes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Denes in 1961 was 58, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Denes

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