Drenning Family History

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Drenning Name Meaning

Anglicized form of Irish and Scottish Drennan.

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


Similar surnames: Drennan, Denning, Grennan, Henning, Running, Drennen, Drennon

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Drenning Family Origin

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Drenning Family Occupations

What did your Drenning ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Drenning. The most common Drenning occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Drenning's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Drenning family was At Home.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • At Home

    6%

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

Drenning Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Drenning Life Expectancy

What is the average Drenning lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Drenning life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Drenning in 1946 was 29, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Drenning

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Drenning 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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