Danner Family History

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Danner Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived in or by a forest, from Middle Low German dan, Middle High German tan ‘pine’, ‘forest’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant, or a habitational name from any of various places called Thann, named with this word, notably in Bavaria, and also in Mecklenburg and Switzerland.

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

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Danner Family Origin

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Danner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Danner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Danner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Danner family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Danner.

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Danner Historical Records

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Danner Life Expectancy

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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