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Danton Name Meaning

French: habitational name, with the preposition d(e), for someone from either of two places, in Isère and Haute-Savoie, called Anthon. The place name is probably from an unrecorded Gaulish personal name rather than from a version of Anthony.

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


Similar surnames: Dantin, Dalton, Dunton, Manton, Canton, Banton, Denton, Panton

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Danton Family Origin

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Danton Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Bookkeeper

    4%
  • Builder

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Danton occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Danton's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Danton. A less common occupation for the Danton family was Builder.

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