Danton Family History

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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

What did your Danton ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer and Spinner were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Danton. 23% of Danton men worked as a Labourer and 67% of Danton women worked as a Spinner. Some less common occupations for Americans named Danton were Accountant and Helper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer
  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Accountant

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Spinner
  • Helper

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

Danton Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Danton. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Danton 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Danton. 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 Danton. For the veterans among your Danton ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Danton Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Danton life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Danton in 1961 was 39, and 79 in 2004.

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