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Danvers Name Meaning

Irish and English (of Norman origin): habitational name, with fused preposition d(e), for someone from Anvers, the French name of the port of Antwerp in what is now Belgium.

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


Similar surnames: Davern, Manners, Damery, Danger, Danner, Angers, Daniel, Dancer

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Danvers Family Origin

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Danvers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • In Woolen Mill

    11%
  • Job Printer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%

In 1880, Farmer, In Woolen Mill and Job Printer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Danvers. The most common Danvers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Danvers's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Danvers family was Keeping House.

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Danvers Life Expectancy

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