Denys Family History

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Denys Name Meaning

French: variant spelling of Denis (see Dennis 1). Ukrainian: from the personal name Denys (see Dennis).

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


Similar surnames: Denis, Denes, Deni, Danis, Enis, Dienes, Sens, Delos, Denig, Denn

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Denys Family Origin

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Denys Family Occupations

What did your Denys ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Denys occupation in the UK was Cabinet Maker. 100% of Denys's were Cabinet Makers.

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  • Cabinet Maker

    100%

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Denys Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Denys. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Denys 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Denys. 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 Denys. For the veterans among your Denys ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Denys Life Expectancy

What is the average Denys lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Denys life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Denys in 1962 was 82, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Denys 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.

Famous Denys Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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