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Denning Name Meaning

English: patronymic from an Old English personal name, Dynna. Irish: variant of Dineen. German: habitational name from Denning in Bavaria.

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


Similar surnames: Henning, Kenning, Penning, Dunning, Benning, Dinning, Jenning

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Denning Family Origin

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Denning Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Labourer

    13%
  • School

    13%
  • At School

    8%

In 1881, the most common Denning occupation in Canada was Farmer. 18% of Denning's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Denning family was At School. Farmer, Labourer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Denning.

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Denning Historical Records

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Denning Life Expectancy

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