Dant Family History

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Dant Name Meaning

French: nickname for someone with large, protruding, or otherwise remarkable teeth, from Breton dialect dant ‘tooth’.

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


Similar surnames: Dent, Fant, Want, Dane, Sant, Dann, Danz, Daunt, Daft, Dano

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Dant Family Origin

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Dant Family Occupations

What did your Dant ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Dant occupation in Canada was Labourer. 67% of Dant's were Labourers. Labourer and Labour were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dant.

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  • Labourer

    67%
  • Labour

    33%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dant ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Dant Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dant. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dant 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Dant. 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 Dant. For the veterans among your Dant ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dant Life Expectancy

What is the average Dant lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Dant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Dant in 1944 was 44, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dant

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dant 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.

Famous Dant Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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