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Dantzler Family History

Dantzler Name Meaning
Altered spelling of German Dänzler, an occupational name for a professional acrobat or entertainer, Middle High German tenzeler. Compare Tanzer.

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

50,377 Historical Documents with Dantzler on Ancestry.com
9,038 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,054 Military Records
254 Immigration Records
8,749 Census and Voter Lists
30,282 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Dantzler Families

  • Number of Dantzler families
     89 - 176
     30 - 88
     1 - 29
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Dantzler last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Dantzler census records

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Dantzler Family Origin

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Dantzler Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Dantzler

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Dantzler Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Dantzler census records

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Dantzler Civil War Service Records

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