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Dardenne Name Meaning

French: regional name, with the preposition d(e), for someone from the Ardennes, a wooded plateau in northeastern France, southeastern Belgium, and Luxembourg, or a habitational name from a place named Ardenne, for example in Charente-Maritime and Haute-Loire.

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


Similar surnames: Derenne, Darbonne, Arden, Carden, Warden, Harden, Dearden, Auzenne

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Where is the Dardenne family from?

You can see how Dardenne families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dardenne family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1840 and 1920. The most Dardenne families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Dardenne family living in Arkansas. This was 100% of all the recorded Dardenne's in the USA. Arkansas had the highest population of Dardenne families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dardenne surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dardenne ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dardenne. 42% of Dardenne men worked as a Laborer and 30% of Dardenne women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dardenne were New Worker and Laundress.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    42%
  • Farmer
    25%
  • Salesman
    17%
  • New Worker
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Saleslady
    30%
  • Stenographer
    30%
  • Teacher
    20%
  • Laundress
    20%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Dardenne. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dardenne census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 398 immigration records available for the last name Dardenne. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 213 military records available for the last name Dardenne. For the veterans among your Dardenne ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dardenne lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Dardenne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Dardenne in 1962 was 50, and 38 in 2004.

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