Denyer Family History

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Denyer Name Meaning

English (Surrey and Sussex): nickname for a poor or insignificant man, from the name of a very small medieval coin, Middle English, Old French denier (Latin denarius, a derivative of decem ‘ten’, since the Roman coin was worth ten asses). In some cases possibly a respelling of the French cognate Denier.

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

Similar surnames: Denier, Denner, Jenner, Denver, Benner, Denker, Dyer, Center, Deemer

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Denyer Family Origin

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Denyer Family Occupations

What did your Denyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Denyer. 3% of Denyer men worked as a General Labourer and 54% of Denyer women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Denyer were Builders Labourer and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Gardener
  • Bricklayer
  • Builders Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Housewife
  • Domestic Servant

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Denyer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 42,000 census records available for the last name Denyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Denyer 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Denyer. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Denyer. For the veterans among your Denyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Denyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Denyer lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Denyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Denyer in 1956 was 56, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Denyer

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