Jenne Family History

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Jenne Name Meaning

English: variant of Jayne. South German: from a reduced form of the personal name Johannes (see John).

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

Similar surnames: Jenny, Jenner, Jenke, Henne, Venne, Senne, Jeske, Jennett, Benne

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Jenne Family Origin

Where is the Jenne family from?

Jenne Family Occupations

What did your Jenne ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Jenne family was Tailor. The most common Jenne occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Jenne's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jenne.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Tailor


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

Jenne Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Jenne. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jenne 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Jenne. 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 Jenne. For the veterans among your Jenne ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jenne Life Expectancy

What is the average Jenne lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Jenne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Jenne in 1956 was 59, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jenne

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jenne 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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