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Danne History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms


Origins Available: English, German


The name Danne is part of the ancient legacy of the Anglo-Saxon tribes of Britain. It is a product of when the family lived in the valley or the dann. The surname often meant the dweller in the valley.

Early Origins of the Danne family


The surname Danne was first found in Sussex where they held a family seat from very ancient times.

Early History of the Danne family


This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Danne research.
Another 254 words (18 lines of text) covering the year 1327 is included under the topic Early Danne History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Danne Spelling Variations


The first dictionaries that appeared in the last few hundred years did much to standardize the English language. Before that time, spelling variations in names were a common occurrence. The language was changing, incorporating pieces of other languages, and the spelling of names changed with it. Danne has been spelled many different ways, including Dan, Dann, Danne, Dans, Danns, Dannes and others.

Early Notables of the Danne family (pre 1700)


More information is included under the topic Early Danne Notables in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Migration of the Danne family to Ireland


Some of the Danne family moved to Ireland, but this topic is not covered in this excerpt.
Another 108 words (8 lines of text) about their life in Ireland is included in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Migration of the Danne family to the New World and Oceana


Thousands of English families in this era began to emigrate the New World in search of land and freedom from religious and political persecution. Although the passage was expensive and the ships were dark, crowded, and unsafe, those who made the voyage safely were rewarded with opportunities unavailable to them in their homeland. Research into passenger and immigration lists has revealed some of the very first Dannes to arrive in North America:

Danne Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Anne Danne, who arrived in Virginia in 1651 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Danne Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Jacob Danne, who landed in Pennsylvania in 1749 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Danne Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Joseph Danne, who landed in New York, NY in 1839 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • John W Danne, who arrived in Mobile, Ala in 1857 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Ludwig Danne, who arrived in Iowa in 1885 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Contemporary Notables of the name Danne (post 1700)


  • Günther Danne (b. 1942), German sports shooter in the 50 metre running target event at the 1972 Summer Olympics
  • Wolfgang Danne (b. 1941), West German two-time silver and bronze medalist pair skater, active in the 1960s

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

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