Jenright Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Jenright Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Enright, Jinright, Canright, Epright, Ebright, Bennight, Sebright

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Jenright Family Origin

Where is the Jenright family from?

Jenright Family Occupations

What did your Jenright ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Jenright occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Jenright's were Farmers.

View Census data for Jenright | Data not to scale

  • Farmer


United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Jenright Historical Records

What Jenright family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 68 census records available for the last name Jenright. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jenright census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Jenright

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Jenright. 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.

View all Jenright immigration records

Draft Card

There are 12 military records available for the last name Jenright. For the veterans among your Jenright ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Jenright military records

You've only scratched the surface of Jenright family history.

Jenright Life Expectancy

What is the average Jenright lifespan?

Average Jenright life expectancy in 1968 was 65 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 71.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jenright

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jenright 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.

Famous Jenright Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name