Dashnaw Family History

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Dashnaw Name Meaning

Americanized form of French Canadian Dagenais. Perhaps an altered spelling of German Daschner (see Dashner).

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

Similar surnames: Bashaw, Deshaw, Dashner, Mashaw, Washam, Dishner, Kashner, Hanshaw

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Dashnaw Family Origin

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Dashnaw Family Occupations

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In 1880, Labor and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dashnaw. The most common Dashnaw occupation in the USA was Labor. 60% of Dashnaw's were Labors.

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  • Labor

  • Farmer


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Dashnaw Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dashnaw. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dashnaw census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 20 immigration records available for the last name Dashnaw. 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 Card

There are 208 military records available for the last name Dashnaw. For the veterans among your Dashnaw ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dashnaw Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Dashnaw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Dashnaw in 1961 was 56, and 78 in 2004.

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