Debnam Family History

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Debnam Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from Debenham in Suffolk, probably named from the genitive case of the Old English river name Deope ‘deep one’ + Old English ham ‘homestead’.

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


Similar surnames: Derham, Dignam, Denham, Dunham, Mepham, Perham, Debar, Denke, Depner

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Debnam Family Origin

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Debnam Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    73%
  • Brick Mason

    3%
  • Cook

    3%
  • Dressmaker

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Debnam occupation in the USA was Farmer. 73% of Debnam's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Debnam family was Dressmaker. Farmer, Brick Mason and Cook were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Debnam.

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Debnam Historical Records

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Debnam Life Expectancy

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