Danna Name Meaning

French (also D’Anna): apparently a metronymic from the female personal name Anna, although Debrabandere suggests it may be a dialect form of the surname Dannau, from Daniel.

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


Similar surnames: Hanna, Anna, Dann, Dana, Sanna, Nanna, Manna, Donna, Daane, Dinn

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Danna Family Origin

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Danna Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Agt. Nitro Glycerin

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Danna occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Danna's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Danna family was Agt. Nitro Glycerin. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Danna.

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Danna Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Danna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Danna in 1951 was 55, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Danna

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