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Jenney Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Altered spelling of German Jenny, or perhaps of Jenne.

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


Similar surnames: Jenny, Yenney, Denney, Penney, Benner, Jenner, Jenne, Fenley, Jenni

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Jenney Family Origin

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Jenney Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Architect

    4%
  • Boiler Maker

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Jenney family was Boiler Maker. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Architect were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jenney. The most common Jenney occupation in the UK was Farmer. 13% of Jenney's were Farmers.

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Jenney Historical Records

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Jenney Life Expectancy

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