Denise Family History

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Denise Name Meaning

French: variant of Denis.

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

Similar surnames: Denis, Delise, Denys, Bense, Deni, Danis, Derise, Denier, Dennee

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Denise Family Origin

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Denise Family Occupations

What did your Denise ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Carpenter and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Denise. 24% of Denise men worked as a Carpenter and 50% of Denise women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Denise were Chain Maker and Laundress

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Carpenter
  • Cultivateur
  • Iron Worker
  • Chain Maker

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Bookkeeper
  • Laundress

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

Denise Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Denise. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Denise 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 544 immigration records available for the last name Denise. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Denise. For the veterans among your Denise ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Denise Life Expectancy

What is the average Denise lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Denise life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Denise in 1959 was 44, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Denise

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Denise 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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