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Denyer Name Meaning

English (Surrey and Sussex): nickname for a poor or insignificant man, from the name of a very small medieval coin, Middle English, Old French denier (Latin denarius, a derivative of decem ‘ten’, since the Roman coin was worth ten asses). In some cases possibly a respelling of the French cognate Denier.

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


Similar surnames: Denier, Denner, Jenner, Denver, Benner, Denker, Dyer, Center, Deemer

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Denyer Family Origin

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Denyer Family Occupations

What did your Denyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Denyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Denyer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Denyer family was Laborer. Farmer, Blacksmith & Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Denyer.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Blacksmith & Farmer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%

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

Denyer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Denyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Denyer 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Denyer. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Denyer. For the veterans among your Denyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Denyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Denyer lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Denyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Denyer in 1956 was 56, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Denyer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Denyer 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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