Denyer Family History
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