Jenry Family History

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Jenry 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: Henry, Jerry, Jenny, Penry, Berry, Terry, Merry, Geary, Dery, Penny

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Jenry Family Origin

Where is the Jenry family from?

Jenry Family Occupations

What did your Jenry ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and House Work were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Jenry. 34% of Jenry men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Jenry women worked as a House Work. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jenry were Taxi Business and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    34%
  • Laborer
    34%
  • Farm Laborer
    17%
  • Taxi Business
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • House Work
    50%
  • Maid
    50%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Jenry Historical Records

What Jenry family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 214 census records available for the last name Jenry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jenry 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 42 immigration records available for the last name Jenry. 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 61 military records available for the last name Jenry. For the veterans among your Jenry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jenry Life Expectancy

What is the average Jenry lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2003, in the United States, Jenry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Jenry in 1968 was 78, and 24 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jenry

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jenry 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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