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Davenport Genealogy & History

The surname Davenport is of Anglo-Saxon origin. Davenport genealogy shows it refers to the city of Davenport in Cheshire, England, which was named for its location on the river Dane. The name Dane is from the pre-Roman ancient British "Dauen" or "Dann", related to the Middle English "dafn", meaning a trickling stream. "Port" derives from the Olde English and Roman "portus", a harbor. Davenport family history shows the name recorded as "Deneport" in the Domesday Book and "Devennport" in the charters of the Abbey of Durham. There is one alternative spelling, Devenport. Tennis champion Lindsay Davenport is a famous bearer of this surname.


Davenport Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Elnora Davenport-- --, 1925April ,1993TX
B Haddon Davenport-- --, 1910November 20,1989IL
C Elizabe Davenport-- --, 1918July ,1984AZ
D Etheleen Davenport-- --, 1928May 26,2008CA

Davenport Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Jane Davenport-- --, 1918February 14,2008Lake Worth,FL
F Harper Davenport-- --, 1912April ,1984Meadville,PA
Gabriel Davenport-- --, 1975July 28,2002Atlanta,GA
H Gayle Davenport-- --, 1949June 7,2009Lovell,WY

Davenport Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Allen DavenportJudith HouseNovember 9,1971Wake, NC
Clarence DavenportMabel WilliamsMay 18,1940Wake, NC
Harrell DavenportJessica WomackApril 1,1950Wake, NC
Roger DavenportEdna KingJune 30,1957Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Davenport

512th: Gates513th: Roy
514th: Wilkins515th: Clayton
516th: Collier517th: McKenzie
518th: Garza519th: Cline
520th: Hancock521st: Garrison

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