Denman Family History

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Denman Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who dwelt in a valley (see Dean 1).

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

Similar surnames: Henman, Dunman, Deman, Wenman, Denmark, Delmar, Delmas, German

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Denman Family Origin

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Denman Family Occupations

What did your Denman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Denman family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Denman. The most common Denman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Denman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Denman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Denman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 64,000 census records available for the last name Denman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Denman 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Denman. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Denman. For the veterans among your Denman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Denman Life Expectancy

What is the average Denman lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Denman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Denman in 1943 was 61, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Denman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Denman ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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