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Kenning Name Meaning

English: German: from the personal name Keno, derivative of Konrad. German: patronymic from the Frisian personal name Keno; alternatively, but less likely, from a derivation of the old Nordic root gan ‘spell’, ‘magic’, which was used in personal names.

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


Similar surnames: Kanning, Denning, Penning, Henning, Wenning, Benning, Jenning

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Kenning Family Origin

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Kenning Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Grocer

    3%
  • Agl Laborer

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kenning. The most common Kenning occupation in the UK was Farmer. 4% of Kenning's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Kenning family was Agl Laborer.

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Kenning Historical Records

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Kenning Life Expectancy

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