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Denver Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Denver in Norfolk, named as ‘Danes’ crossing’, from Old English Dene ‘Dane’ (genitive Dena) + fær ‘ford’, ‘passage’, ‘crossing’.

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


Similar surnames: Denner, Denyer, Beaver, Lever, Denier, Denger, Enger, Driver, Deaner

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Denver Family Origin

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Denver Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Tailor

    5%
  • Watchman

    4%

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In 1880, the most common Denver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Denver's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Denver family was Watchman. Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Denver.

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Denver Historical Records

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Denver Life Expectancy

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Famous Denver Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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