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Denham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places so called, for example in Buckinghamshire (near Uxbridge) and two in Suffolk, which are named from Old English denu ‘valley’ + ham ‘homestead’.

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


Similar surnames: Dunham, Derham, Downham, Perham, Wenham, Newham, Benham, Bentham

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Denham Family Origin

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Denham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Farmer'S Son

    10%
  • Architect

    5%

In 1881, Farmer, Carpenter and Farmer'S Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Denham. A less common occupation for the Denham family was Architect. The most common Denham occupation in Canada was Farmer. 25% of Denham's were Farmers.

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Denham Historical Records

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Denham Life Expectancy

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