Deane Name Meaning

Irish: in County Donegal this is an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac an Deagánaigh ‘son of the deacon’ (see Deacon); in County Tipperary it can be from Gaelic Ó Déaghain ‘descendant of the deacon’. In other cases the surname is of English origin (see Dean 1). English: variant of Dean 1.

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


Similar surnames: Dane, Dean, Keane, Doane, Devaney, Devane, Duane, Denny, Bean, Drane

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Deane Family Origin

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Deane Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deane. The most common Deane occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Deane's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Deane family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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Deane Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, Deane life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Deane in 1942 was 44, and 80 in 2004.

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