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Jenison Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the medieval personal name Jan (see Jayne).

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


Similar surnames: Jennison, Jewison, Denison, Janson, Benson, Lewison, Henson, Jansson

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Jenison Family Origin

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Jenison Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    60%
  • Going To School

    20%
  • Student

    20%

In 1881, Carpenter and Going To School were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Jenison. A less common occupation for the Jenison family was Student. The most common Jenison occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 60% of Jenison's were Carpenters.

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Jenison Life Expectancy

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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