Danks Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a pet form of Daniel. In England the name is found chiefly in Birmingham.

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


Similar surnames: Danis, Danko, Danes, Banks, Hanks, Danos, Days, Janes, Jenks, Rank

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Danks Family Origin

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Danks Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Danks family was Coal Miner. The most common Danks occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Danks's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Danks.

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Danks Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Danks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Danks in 1962 was 67, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Danks

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