Dena Family History

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Dena Name Meaning

Spanish: unexplained; it is associated with Uesca province, in Aragon. Italian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Lena, Vena, Pena, Bena, Cena, Dina, Dona, Deni, Pera, Deja

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Dena Family Origin

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Dena Family Occupations

What did your Dena ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dena. The most common Dena occupation in the USA was Laborer. 23% of Dena's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Dena family was Work On Farm.

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  • Laborer

    23%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Farming

    15%
  • Work On Farm

    15%

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Dena Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dena. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dena census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Dena. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Dena. For the veterans among your Dena ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dena Life Expectancy

What is the average Dena lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Dena life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Dena in 1962 was 72, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dena ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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