Sennett Family History

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Sennett Name Meaning

Irish and English: variant of Sinnott.

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

Similar surnames: Sennott, Sinnett, Jennett, Synnott, Kennett, Stennett, Gennett

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Sennett Family Origin

Where is the Sennett family from?

Sennett Family Occupations

What did your Sennett ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Sennett family was Railway Porter. The most common Sennett occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 12% of Sennett's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Dressmaker and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sennett.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Dressmaker

  • Labourer

  • Railway Porter


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Sennett ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Sennett Historical Records

What Sennett family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Sennett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sennett 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sennett. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Sennett. For the veterans among your Sennett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sennett Life Expectancy

What is the average Sennett lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Sennett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Sennett in 1950 was 49, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sennett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sennett ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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