Senne Name Meaning

German: variant of Senn. German: habitational name from a place so named, for example near Bielefeld. Dutch: from the Frisian personal name Senne. French: from Old French senne ‘assembly’, ‘gathering’, or from the word in northern Middle French, which referred to a fine imposed on someone who worked on a Sunday, so this could be a nickname for someone who had had to pay such a fine. French (Senné): nickname for a wise person, from Old French sené ‘wise’, ‘sensible’. Italian: variant (plural) of Senna 2.

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


Similar surnames: Henne, Sonne, Penne, Senna, Jenner, Senn, Stone, Sens, Senner, Jenne

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Senne Family Origin

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Senne Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Shoemaker

    6%
  • Baker

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Senne. A less common occupation for the Senne family was Baker. The most common Senne occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Senne's were Farmers.

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Between 1962 and 2004, Senne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Senne in 1962 was 75, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Senne

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