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Hennis Name Meaning

Possibly a hypercorrected form of Irish Ennis. Dutch: patronymic from Hennig.

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


Similar surnames: Tennis, Hennies, Bennis, Kennis, Hennes, Dennis, Hennig, Hennen

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Hennis Family Origin

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Hennis Family Occupations

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  • Carman

    13%
  • Coal Miner

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Farrier

    13%

In 1881, Carman, Coal Miner and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hennis. The most common Hennis occupation in the UK was Carman. 13% of Hennis's were Carmans. A less common occupation for the Hennis family was Farrier.

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Hennis Life Expectancy

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