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Dansby Name Meaning

English: presumably a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place in an area of Scandinavian settlement; perhaps a variant of Danby.

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


Similar surnames: Danby, Darby, Denby, Daisy, Dansky, Gadsby, Darsey, Nasby, Dansie

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Dansby Family Origin

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Dansby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    26%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Works On Farm

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dansby. A less common occupation for the Dansby family was Works On Farm. The most common Dansby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Dansby's were Farmers.

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Dansby Historical Records

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Dansby Life Expectancy

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