Sen Name Meaning

Indian (Bengal) and Bangladeshi: Hindu (Baidya, Kayasth) name, from Sanskrit sena ‘army’, ‘armament’. It occurs frequently in Sanskrit literature as the final element of compound names.

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


Similar surnames: Sem, Ben, Wen, Shan, Seo, Seki, Len, Sens, Sena, Suen

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Sen Family Origin

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Sen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Brewer

    10%
  • Cook

    10%
  • Dairyman

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sen family was Dairyman. Farmer, Brewer and Cook were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sen. The most common Sen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Sen's were Farmers.

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Sen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Sen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Sen in 1962 was 64, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sen

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