Tenny Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of Jewish Tennenbaum.

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


Similar surnames: Kenny, Penny, Jenny, Henny, Denny, Tennis, Senna, Tunney, Terry

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Tenny Family Origin

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Tenny Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    33%
  • Carriage Maker (Ry)

    33%
  • Lab (Ag)

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Tenny family was Lab (Ag). The most common Tenny occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 33% of Tenny's were Annuitants. Annuitant and Carriage Maker (Ry) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tenny.

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Tenny Historical Records

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Tenny Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Tenny life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tenny in 1955 was 68, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tenny

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