Denn Family History

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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

What did your Denn ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Denn. 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.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Labourer

    25%
  • Merchant

    25%
  • Sexton

    25%

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

Denn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Denn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Denn 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Denn. 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 Denn. For the veterans among your Denn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Denn Life Expectancy

What is the average Denn lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Denn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Denn 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.

Famous Denn Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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