Danbury Family History

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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

What did your Danbury ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Danbury. 43% of Danbury men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    43%
  • Salesman
    12%
  • Instructor
    8%
  • Proprietor
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    100%

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

Danbury Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Danbury. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Danbury 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 425 immigration records available for the last name Danbury. 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 Danbury. For the veterans among your Danbury ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Danbury Life Expectancy

What is the average Danbury lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Danbury life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Danbury in 1960 was 47, and 75 in 2003.

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