Daines Family History

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Daines Name Meaning

English (mainly East Anglia and Essex): patronymic from Dain.

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


Similar surnames: Raines, Dines, Danes, Baines, Dynes, Warnes, Wailes, Gaines, Dains

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Daines Family Origin

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Daines Family Occupations

What did your Daines ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Coolson Folder were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Daines. 21% of Daines men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Daines women worked as a Coolson Folder. Some less common occupations for Americans named Daines were Accountant and Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    21%
  • Carpenter
    9%
  • Laborer
    9%
  • Accountant
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Coolson Folder
    20%
  • Fright Aperator
    20%
  • Housekeeper
    20%
  • Nurse
    20%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Daines Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Daines. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Daines 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Daines. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Daines. For the veterans among your Daines ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Daines Life Expectancy

What is the average Daines lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Daines life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Daines in 1960 was 35, and 53 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Daines 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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