Denney Family History

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Denney Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant spelling of Denny.

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

Similar surnames: Penney, Denny, Denne, Lenney, Fenney, Denner, Jenney, Fenley, Draney

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Denney Family Origin

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Denney Family Occupations

What did your Denney ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Denney family was Iron Miner. The most common Denney occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Denney's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Denney.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Iron Miner


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Denney ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Denney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 61,000 census records available for the last name Denney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Denney 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Denney. 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 10,000 military records available for the last name Denney. For the veterans among your Denney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Denney Life Expectancy

What is the average Denney lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Denney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Denney in 1943 was 36, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Denney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Denney 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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