Tenpenny Family History

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Tenpenny Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a player on the timpani, Middle English timpan(e), a kind of drum or tambourine.

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


Similar surnames: Tenley, Penny, Terpening, Fenley, Penne, Tippen, Tepper, Denny

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Tenpenny Family Origin

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Tenpenny Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Ironstone Miner

    25%
  • Labourer

    25%
  • Paper Stainer

    25%

In 1881, Farmer, Ironstone Miner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tenpenny. A less common occupation for the Tenpenny family was Paper Stainer. The most common Tenpenny occupation in the UK was Farmer. 25% of Tenpenny's were Farmers.

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Tenpenny Historical Records

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Tenpenny Life Expectancy

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