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Danbury Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Danbury in Essex, named in Old English as the ‘stronghold (burh) of a man called Dene’.

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


Similar surnames: Banbury, Hanbury, Albury, Marbury, Asbury, Duxbury, Gadbury, Danby

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Danbury Family Origin

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Danbury Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Farm Laborer

    12%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Danbury family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Danbury. The most common Danbury occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Danbury's were Farmers.

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Danbury Historical Records

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Danbury Life Expectancy

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