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Kennis Name Meaning

Irish and Manx: reduced form Mac Aenghuis ‘son of Aenghus’ (see Angus). Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Kene (of uncertain origin) + the Yiddish possessive suffix -s.

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


Similar surnames: Dennis, Benis, Tennis, Bennis, Kunis, Ennis, Hennis, Kenny, Enns

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Kennis Family Origin

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Kennis Family Occupations

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  • C Traveller Wholesale Drug Trade

    50%
  • Corn Dealer

    50%

In 1881, the most common Kennis occupation in the UK was C Traveller Wholesale Drug Trade. 50% of Kennis's were C Traveller Wholesale Drug Trades. C Traveller Wholesale Drug Trade and Corn Dealer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kennis.

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Kennis Historical Records

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Kennis Life Expectancy

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