Denn Name Meaning

English: from a short form of the personal name Dennis.

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


Similar surnames: Dinn, Genn, Henn, Benn, Dann, Dehn, Dein, Denk, Denz, Denny

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Denn Family Origin

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Denn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Labourer

    25%
  • Merchant

    25%
  • Sexton

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Denn family was Sexton. The most common Denn occupation in Canada was Farmer. 25% of Denn's were Farmers. Farmer, Labourer and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Denn.

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Denn Historical Records

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Denn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Denn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Denn in 1941 was 37, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Denn

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