Senne Family History

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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

What did your Senne ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Senne. 26% of Senne men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Senne women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Senne were Proprietor and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Proprietor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Maid
  • School Teacher
  • Teacher

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

Senne Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Senne. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Senne 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 660 immigration records available for the last name Senne. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Senne. For the veterans among your Senne ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Senne Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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